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'There is great beauty in going through life without anxiety or fear. Half our fears are baseless, and the other half discreditable.'


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'Next to being witty, the best thing is being able to quote another's wit.'


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'Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave.'


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'A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.'


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'They are the weakest, however strong, who have no faith in themselves or their own powers.'


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'We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.'


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'There is great beauty in going through life without anxiety or fear. Half our fears are baseless, and the other half discreditable.'


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'Good men have the fewest fears. He has but one great fear who fears to do wrong he has a thousand who has overcome it.'


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'Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music.'


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'When all else is lost, the future still remains.'


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'Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music.'


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'No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.'


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'Panic is a sudden desertion of us, and a going over to the enemy of our imagination.'


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'Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music.'


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'Tears are nature's lotion for the eyes. The eyes see better for being washed by them.'


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'We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none.'


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'In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised, like a target, to a position to be fired at.'


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'Fame - a few words upon a tombstone, and the truth of those not to be depended on.'

 

 

 

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