Rakshita (Raks) Patel (rakspatel) wrote in mycroft_brolly,
Rakshita (Raks) Patel

Third Star and Cancer: Inspirational Quotes

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And moving off a film I don't want to talk about, and back onto a film I do want to talk about, I am giving you a few inspirational quotes re living with cancer.

In case you think I have done the work for this - I haven't! - I have just chosen the best from this site:

Cancer is a word, not a sentence. ~John Diamond

The most important thing in illness is never to lose heart. ~Nikolai Lenin

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. ~Winston Churchill

Some days there won't be a song in your heart. Sing anyway. ~Emory Austin

The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. ~C.C. Scott

I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains. ~Anne Frank

Never, never, never give up. ~Winston Churchill

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. ~Eleanor Roosevelt

If you're going through hell, keep going. ~Winston Churchill

Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts - it's what you do with what you have left. ~Hubert Humphrey

Hope never abandons you, you abandon it. ~George Weinberg

Some see a hopeless end, while others see an endless hope. ~Author Unknown

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine. ~Anthony J. D'Angelo, The College Blue Book

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats. ~Voltaire

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

Anywhere is paradise; it's up to you. ~Author Unknown

I have learned to use the word impossible with the greatest caution. ~Wernher von Braun

The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong. ~Thomas Carlyle

The Kingdom of Heaven is not a place, but a state of mind. ~John Burroughs

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities - always see them, for they're always there. ~Norman Vincent Peale

Physical strength is measured by what we can carry; spiritual by what we can bear. ~Author Unknown

Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles. ~Alex Karras

A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition. ~William Arthur Ward

To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another. ~Katherine Paterson

He who fears something gives it power over him. ~Moorish Proverb

Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. ~Dan Rather

Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears. ~Arthur Koestler

Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand. ~Emily Kimbrough

When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. ~Franklin D. Roosevelt

That some good can be derived from every event is a better proposition than that everything happens for the best, which it assuredly does not. ~James K. Feibleman
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