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Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

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I ain't so tough.

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Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

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He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.

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Laughter is the best medicine.

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Unattributed

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There are no gains without pains.

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Unattributed

To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.

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I like to watch.

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You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

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The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

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Whatever you are be a good one.

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Unattributed

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Unattributed

The world belongs to the energetic.

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