Ability can take you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Zig Ziglar, in See You at the Top (1975), p. 380
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
From Isle of Beauty by Thomas Haynes Bayly
Absence makes the heart grow fonder but makes the mind forget.
The acorn (apple) never falls far...
or more dependably to bring your mind and body back into balance than a good laugh. Humor lightens your burdens, inspires hopes, connects you to others, and keeps you grounded, focused, and alert.
With so much power to heal and renew, the ability to laugh easily and frequently is a tremendous resource...
IN A TIME SAVES NINE"
This proverb is a counsel of prudence. Timely action very often prevents a great loss. Steps taken early means less labour, better success, less chance of loss or damage. Suppose their is a slight rent, in your garment or crack in the enbankment. If you put in a few timely stitches...
proverbs do not function as mere ophical phrase mongering. As a rule, they are used for some practical, pragmatical purposes in various circumstances of everyday communication. With the aid of a proverb on poetic adornments of speech; neither are they used, normally, to meet man's needs for philose can aim...
he has to do a lot of works within the short span of time. Each work requires some time. If the work is not finished in time, it may not be finished at all. That explains why time is so valuable and it should not be lost for nothing.
Tome goes on like the tide of a river and it never waits for anybody...
o This wording of this proverb also has the double meaning : A workman without much money blames the quality of his tools.
o There is a circular aspect, in that a workman will remain poor without improving his skills, regardless of the quality of his tools, and thus never be able to afford...
versus environmental adaptation
Evolutionary economics and the competition between scientific paradigms
Key intelligence topics for the study of geoeconomics
Perspectives by topics and dimensions
speaking. In this play, each character has their own faults, no better or worse from the people they interact with. One of the key setups in this play is the constant need to always want what you don’t have. Despite this need, the characters almost never go after what they want and if they do by some chance...
the school. How old are you drake asked, Im 14 max respondedYou seem a Little too big for your age dont you think so Yes I do drake yes I do, but to me size never matters max said in an agitated voice. Are you busy this Saturday night Drake asked, no I dont think so max said. I think you seem very nice...
expressions whose reference relies entirely on the circumstances of the utterance. For that reason these special expressions and their meaning in discourse can only be understood in light of these circumstances. The term deictic centre underlines that the deictic term has to relate to the situation exactly at...
Technologies you will learn to:
Be a leader in the US Military or other national security organization
Use winning strategies in battle
Understand the technology and processes used by the military
The following certificate(s)/degree(s) in Military Technologies will prepare you for jobs like...
know we may die tomorrow but we won’t make sure that if we do we are leaving the world with no regrets.
This life is full of happiness and sadness. There are so many opportunities to prove yourself. It is as if you have been given a task and God wants to see how well u do it
Do you do it to the best...
A LITTLE ABOUT TRUE FEELINGS
TO ME YOU ARE THE ONLY ONE
Love is a feeling that you can’t resist
SHARONE FRANCIS JOHN
With you i live life with it fulfilment with hope of seeing tomorrow because i believe you love me and more you care for me and therefore i can’t just sit down...
Positive moral values are important because they allow you to have an overall feeling of peace and joy. Moral values can give meaning and purpose to your life. You are able to direct your behavior towards beneficial and fulfilling activities.
When you live your life according to moral values that are based...
will clutch at a straw
A fish always rots from the head down
A fool and his money are soon parted
A friend in need is a friend indeed
A golden key can open any door
A good beginning makes a good ending
A good man is hard to find
A house divided against itself cannot stand
A house is not...
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
-Arnold H. Glasow
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - rather to...
Why I Am Not A Christian
by Bertrand Russell
Introductory note: Russell delivered this lecture on March 6, 1927 to the National Secular Society, South London Branch, at Battersea Town Hall. Published in pamphlet form in that same year, the essay subsequently achieved new fame with Paul Edwards'...
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The Gulistan of Sa’adi
Sheikh Muslih-uddin Sa’adi Shirazi
Of what use will be a dish of flowers.. to thee Take only one leaf from this garden.. of me. A flower endures.. but for five or six days, The delight from my garden ..always stays.
Golden words are not repeated
Love your job but don't love your Company because you may not know
when your company stops loving you.
Dr. ABDUL KALAM
What is the Secret of SUCCESS... ? "RIGHT DECISIONS"
How do you make Right Decisions... ? "EXPERIENCE"
How do you get Experience.. . ? "WRONG DECISIONS
THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA
Lyrics to Sassafrass :
This is the faith complex
Where all it takes is another step so we can then step again
it's not all about the numbers
This is the faith complex
try not to write another disappointing letter to integrity
only go faster when you've stopped and thought
a national dish,
I should be able to get it anywhere along the Carpathians.
I found my smattering of German very useful here, indeed, I don’t know how I should be able to get on without
Having had some time at my disposal when in London,
I had visited the British Museum, and made search among
1. Read this article. Circle all the proper nouns. Underline once all the common count nouns. Underline twice the common non-count nouns.
Was Columbus really the first explorer to discover the Americas? Thor Heyerdahl didn’t think so. He believed that ancient...
taught him the same
functions. “I‟ve learnt how to ask someone to open a window several
times,” he commented, “but no one has told me what to say when I have to
give bad news.”
250 Ways to Say It in Business English is for people who want a quick
guide on what to say in common situations. Five examples...
1 Articles and one, a little/a few, this, that
1 a/an (the indefinite article)
The form a is used before a word beginning with a consonant, or a vowel with a consonant sound:
a man a hat a university a European
a one-way street
The form an is used before words beginning with...
MASTER IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LINGUISTICS
THE ROLE OF CONVERSATIONAL MAXIMS,
IMPLICATURE AND PRESUPPOSITION IN THE
CREATION OF HUMOUR: AN ANALYSIS OF WOODY
ALLEN’S ANYTHING ELSE
Department of English Philology I, UCM
STUDENT: Ramiro Nieto Álvaro
TUTOR: Dr. Marta Begoña...
that allows no swearing
To see him walking around with his headphones blaring
Alone in his own zone, cold and he dont care
He's a problem child, what bothers him all comes out
When he talks about his fuckin' dad walkin out
Cos he hates him so bad that he blocks him out
But if he ever saw him again...
(SUS1501). As we have already said, this is going to be one
of the craziest modules that you will do during your studies. So prepare yourself psychologically now. This
module is meant to confuse you. It's meant to force you to scratch your head. It’s meant to force you to
question things and to wonder...
where's our inspiration
If life won't wait I guess it's up to me
No were not gonna waste another moment in this town
We won't come back the world is calling out
Leave the past in the past gonna find the future
And misery loves company
Well so long you'll miss me when I'm gone
worth going.” ~Beverly Sills
“Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.” ~Reggie Leach
“A fellow who does things that count, doesn’t usually stop to count them.” ~Unknown
“If you think education is expensive, try ignorance!” ~Andy McIntyre
“One person working...
Not all scars show, not all wounds heal
Sometimes you can't always see
The pain someone feels
Look behind the mascara
the shiny lipstick
look a little deeper
maybe you will see
that this girl you are looking at
Isn't really me
Feelings I used to have aren't there
And for the first time in...