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21 Quotes That (If Applied) Change You Into a Better Person

“We must all either wear out or rust out, every one of us. My choice is to wear out.” — Theodore Roosevelt

“It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.” — Epictetus

“The best revenge is not to be like that.” — Marcus Aurelius

“There is good in everything, if only we look for it.” — Laura Ingalls Wilder

“Character is fate.” — Heraclitus

“If you see fraud and do not say fraud, you are a fraud.” — Nicholas Nassim Taleb

“Every man I meet is my master in some point, and in that I learn of him.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“This is not your responsibility but it is your problem.” — Cheryl Strayed

“Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be one.” — Marcus Aurelius

“You are only entitled to the action, never to its fruits.” — Bhagavad Gita

“Self-sufficiency is the greatest of all wealth.” — Epicurus

“Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are.” — Jose Ortega y Gasset

“Better to trip with the feet than with the tongue.” — Zeno

“Space I can recover. Time, never.” — Napoleon Bonaparte

“You never know who’s swimming naked until the tide goes out.” — Warren Buffett

“Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.” — Benjamin Franklin

“The world was not big enough for Alexander the Great, but a coffin was.” — Juvenal

“To improve is to change, so to be perfect is to have changed often.” — Winston Churchill

“Judge not, lest you be judged.” — Jesus

“Time and patience are the strongest warriors.” — Leo Tolstoy

“No one saves us but ourselves / No one can and no one may.” — Buddha

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