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'It is not by the gray of the hair that one knows the age of the heart.'


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'Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness anger concealed often hardens into revenge.'


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'In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.'


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'Art and science have their meeting point in method.'


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'The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.'


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'Happiness and virtue rest upon each other the best are not only the happiest, but the happiest are usually the best.'


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'Dream manfully and nobly, and thy dreams shall be prophets.'


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'Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness anger concealed often hardens into revenge.'


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'One of the surest evidences of friendship that one individual can display to another is telling him gently of a fault. If any other can excel it, it is listening to such a disclosure with gratitude, and amending the error.'


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'What is past is past, there is a future left to all men, who have the virtue to repent and the energy to atone.'


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'Happiness and virtue rest upon each other the best are not only the happiest, but the happiest are usually the best.'


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'If thou be industrious to procure wealth, be generous in the disposal of it. Man never is so happy as when he giveth happiness unto another.'


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'What ever our wandering our happiness will always be found within a narrow compass, and in the middle of the objects more immediately within our reach.'


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'If you wish to be loved, show more of your faults than your virtues.'


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'Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.'


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'Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light every eye, looking on, finds its own.'


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'No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies.'


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'Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength.'


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'A reform is a correction of abuses a revolution is a transfer of power.'


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'We tell our triumphs to the crowds, but our own hearts are the sole confidants of our sorrows.'


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'Art and science have their meeting point in method.'


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'In science, read, by preference, the newest works in literature, the oldest. The classic literature is always modern.'


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'Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength.'


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'The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.'


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'There is nothing so agonizing to the fine skin of vanity as the application of a rough truth.'


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'Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light every eye, looking on, finds its own.'


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'Enthusiasm is the genius of sincerity and truth accomplishes no victories without it.'


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'One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.'


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'A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.'

 

 

 

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