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Gabonese Proverb

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Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

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Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

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The cherokee people are not "my people".

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Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

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Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

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I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

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Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

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Excuse me while I whip this out.

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We have not yet begun to fight.

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One, two, Freddy's coming for you.

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Think and grow rich.

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Unknown

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