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You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Live with passion.

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My heart shall be thy garden.

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Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

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James Oppenheim

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Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

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The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

There's always a way - if you're committed.

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Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

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Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.

Carl Sandburg

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

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Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.

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Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.

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Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

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Bruce Lee

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

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If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

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Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

La-dee-da, la-dee-da.

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It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

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What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

The best proof of love is trust.

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There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.

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If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.

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You're gonna need a bigger boat.

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Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

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Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

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Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

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Never spend your money before you have it.

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Obstacles are great incentives.

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I like to watch.

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Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

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Where there's life, there's hope.

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Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

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Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

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To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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Anonymous

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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Arnold Bennett

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

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St. Clement

Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.

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Robert Louis Stevenson

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

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You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

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Napoleon Hill

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George Herbert

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Mark Twain

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Kahlil Gibran

The greater the obstacle the more glory.

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Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

Seize the day.

Unknown

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

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