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Motivational Thoughts on Character

If you want a friend, you will have to be one.
-- American Proverb

There's none so blind as those who will not see.
-- Unknown Author

To expose feelings is to risk exposing your true self.
-- Unknown Author

Some people cause happiness wherever they go; others cause happiness whenever they go.
-- Unknown Author

The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance.
-- Samuel Butler

As the baker, so the buns; as the father, so the sons.
-- American Proverb

A leader's job is to make it easy to do the right thing and difficult to do the wrong thing.
-- Unknown Author

The world is a mirror that reflects our own face. Frown at it and it will show you a sourpuss. Laugh at it and it will be your jolly friend.
-- Unknown Author

A lady is a woman who makes it easy for a man to be a gentleman.
-- American Proverb

You can outdistance that which is running after you but not what is running inside you.
-- Rwandan Proverb

Eagles don't breed doves.
-- Unknown Author

Honesty is like an icicle; once it melts, that's the end of it.
-- Unknown Author

If you take care of your character, your reputation will take care of itself.
-- American Proverb

A sharp tongue and a dull mind are usually found in the same head.
-- Proverbs Plus

A loving person lives in a loving world. A hostile person lives in a hostile world. Everyone you meet is your mirror.
-- Ken Keyes, Jr.

A filthy mouth will not utter decent language.
-- Chinese Proverb

Character is that force that enables an individual to carry out a resolution once the mood in which that resolution was born has died.
-- Unknown Author

People rarely disclose their character so clearly as when they describe someone else's.
-- Unknown Author

No more important duty can be urged upon those who are entering the great theater of life than simple loyalty to their best convictions.
-- Edwin H. Chapin

Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Integrity is non-situational; you're the same person 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
-- Denis Waitley

Humility that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
-- Thomas More

When duty calls, that is when character counts.
-- William Safire

To know what is right and not to do it is the worst cowardice.
-- Confucius

It is best to act with confidence, no matter how little right you have to it.
-- Lillian Hellman



Camera Basics - Sensors Pt. 1
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 1 month ago
Starting out in photography, everyone has to pass through the most fundamental step of choosing a camera, and with all the brands, and models of cameras this is not easy, especially if this is your first time purchasing one. Let us break these models down into simpler groups and try to see group fits you best.
What is Photography?
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 1 month ago
So, you decided that you're going to take up photography and maybe eventually, make it a regular hobby, or even make money out of it someday. Before all that, let's take a few steps back and try to understand what photography is and what it actually takes to be a photographer.
Camera Basics - Types of Camera
Photography Basics
Updated by renan - 1 month ago
When choosing a camera, you need to understand the different types that are available and examine which one fits your style of photography and produce the kind of output that you hope to get.
Lens Properties - Aperture
Updated by renan - 2 months ago
Another important property of a lens is the aperture. This provides photographers with options to control the technical and artistic qualities of a picture by adjusting the front opening of the lens which affects the exposure and depth of field.
Lens Properties - Focal Length
Updated by renan - 2 months ago
Purchasing a camera with a fixed lens or choosing a new lens for your interchangeable lens system could be quite confusing specially with all the different lens properties and misleading specifications laid out by different manufacturers. Understanding the important properties of a lens system is your first step in making a proper decision.


If you enjoy the fruit, pluck not the flower.

-- Unknown Author

Flowers are for our souls to enjoy.

-- Native American Proverb

No eyes that have seen beauty ever lose their sight.

-- Jean Toomer

Eyes that see do not grow old.

-- Nicaraguan Proverb


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