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The heart is wiser than the intellect.

J.G. Holland

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Would you like to come in ?

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The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied.

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When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

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