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Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

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The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

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You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

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An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

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Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

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Whatever you are be a good one.

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Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?

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Live out of your imagination, not your history.

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Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.

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Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

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People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

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Love is the only gold.

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Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.

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Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

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No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

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Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !

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A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.

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How many doctors does it take to screw in a light bulb ? That depends on whether it has medical insurance.

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

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Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

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The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.

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Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

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Can you dig it ?

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Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.

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All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

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We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

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Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

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In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

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I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.

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How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

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Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

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The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

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If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

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He who has great power should use it lightly.

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Love is something eternal.

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If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

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Follow your dreams.

Unknown

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

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Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

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Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

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Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

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It's never too late.

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A dream is a wish your heart makes.

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The best things in life are not things.

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You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.

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To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

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Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

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