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I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

John Stuart Mill

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Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

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If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

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I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.

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Live life to the fullest.

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Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

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Anonymous

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I'm king of the world !

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He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

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One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

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All work is empty save when there is love.

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You become what you think about.

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Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

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How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.

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The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

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Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.

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If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

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What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

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It is always your next move.

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No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

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After all, tomorrow is another day !

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Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.

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