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Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

Francis of Assisi

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Anonymous

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Unknown

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Adversity introduces a man to himself.

Unattributed

The time is always right to do what is right.

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The ready back gets all the loads.

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Here's Johnny !

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Don't quit.

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Anonymous

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Robert F. Kennedy

Get busy living or get busy dying.

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No wire hangers, ever !

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Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

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Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

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In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.

Unknown

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

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John Bulwer

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

It's showtime !

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Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

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It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

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It's always too soon to quit !

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Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

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The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

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William Shakespeare

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Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

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Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

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Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

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