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Leo Tolstoy

 

Leo Tolstoy (1828 – 1910) was a Russian writer who is regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time.

    

 

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Leo Tolstoy advice quotes

Love is life. All, everything that I understand,
I understand only because I
love.

Leo Tolstoy

 

 

If you want to be happy, be.

The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.

True life is lived when tiny changes occur.

Music is the shorthand of emotion.

All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.

We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.

There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Happiness

 

 

Dale Carnegie

The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping.

Dale
Carnegie

 

 

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.

If we think happy thoughts, we will be happy. If we think miserable thoughts, we will be miserable.

Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Today's life – the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto... More

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dale Carnegie

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale
Carnegie

 

 

When dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bustling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity.

Personally I am very fond of strawberries and cream, but I have found that for some strange reason, fish prefer worms. So when I went fishing, I didn’t think about what I wanted. I thought about what they wanted. I didn't bait the hook with strawberries and cream. Rather, I dangled a worm or grasshopper in front of the fish and said: "Wouldn't you like to have that?"
Why not use the same common sense when fishing for people?”... More

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dale Carnegie

There is only one excuse for a speaker's asking the attention of his audience: he must have either truth or entertainment for them.

Dale
Carnegie

 

 

A talk is a voyage. It must be charted. The speaker who starts nowhere, usually gets there.
Be absorbed by your subject.

Speakers who talk about what life has taught them never fail to keep the attention of their listeners.

Observe Nature, study her laws, and obey them in your speaking... More