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When we have nothing to worry about we are not doing much, and not doing much may supply us with plenty of future worries.

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Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes.

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I dreamed a thousand new paths. I woke and walked my old one.

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Climb mountains to see lowlands.

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The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.

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You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair.

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Respect for ones parents is the highest duty of civil life.

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The palest ink lasts longer than the most retentive memory.

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Pleasure for one hour, a bottle of wine. Pleasure for one year a marriage; but pleasure for a lifetime, a garden.

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One joy scatters a hundred grieves.

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