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All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

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There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

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Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

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If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

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Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

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Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

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I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

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Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

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Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning

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To know me is to love me.

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Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig

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Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

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Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

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Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

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The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

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No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.

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Ideas... they have the power

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You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

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For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.

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Somebody stop me !

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Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

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The ready back gets all the loads.

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If I know what love is, it is because of you.

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I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

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Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

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

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Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

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Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.

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You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

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Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

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If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

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If you feel you have no faults there's another one.

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One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.

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Practice makes perfect.

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His eyes have made love to me all evening.

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Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.

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A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.

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History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

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Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.

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Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

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For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

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Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

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