“But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated. ”

The Old Man and the Sea

“But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated. ”
― Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea

from http://www.hemingwaythoughts.wordpress.com

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“The world breaks everyone … those that will not break it kills. It kills the very good and the very gentle and the very brave impartially. If you are none of these you can be sure it will kill you too but there will be no special hurry.”

“The world breaks everyone … those that will not break it kills. It kills the very good and the very gentle and the very brave impartially. If you are none of these you can be sure it will kill you too but there will be no special hurry.”

Ernest Hemingway in A Farewell to Arms

from http://www.writersonthewritingjourney.wordpress.com

One must first of all endure.

Ernest Hemingway Meets Ayrton Senna

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“You only have to endure to conquer.”

– Winston Churchill

“One must first of all endure.”
from http://www.hemingwaythoughts.wordpress.com

and the legacies of the lives of Ernest Hemingway and Ayrton Senna endure, live on for future generations…

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, support, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials.”

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For Whom the Bell Tolls: From Poverty Bay to Broadway – The Story of Tom Heeney

“Here was a light behind the despair, beyond the darkness. At first a flicker of an ember, just a tiny pin-prick of dawning possibilities”