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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.

Emma Lazarus

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Unattributed

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Sanctuary !

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Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

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What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

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Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

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Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

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I see dead people.

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No involvement, no commitment.

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Robert F. Kennedy

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

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The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

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George Bernard Shaw

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Voltaire

You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

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

William A. Ward

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.

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