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Karl A. Menninger

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Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

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Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

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Every human heart is human.

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The greater the obstacle the more glory.


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Sanctuary !

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I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.

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You complete me.

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I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

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What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.


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If you wanna call me that, smile.

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We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.

Swami Vivekananda

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.


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