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No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

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For with god all things are possible.

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The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

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If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

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Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

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To ask the hard question is simple.

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I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

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Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

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

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The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

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The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.

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The search for someone to blame is always successful.

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We rob banks.

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May you live all the days of your life.

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Live out of your imagination, not your history.

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