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We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for such, but for what we are capable of being.

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.

Lord we may know what we are, but know not what we may be.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

Only the person of worth can recognize the worth in others.

Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) British historian and essayist.

Reach up as far as you can, and God will reach down all the way.

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A cloud does not know why it moves in just such a direction and at such a speed, it feels an impulsion... .this is the place to go now. But the sky knows the reason and the patterns behind all clouds, and you will know, too, when you lift yourself high enough to see beyond horizons.

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There is no man living who isn't capable of doing more than he thinks he can do.

Henry Ford (1863-1947) American industrialist.

What's right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity, intellect and resources -- to do something about them.

Henry Ford (1863-1947) American industrialist.

Most people live, whether physically, intellectually or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being. They make very small use of their possible consciousness, and of their soul's resources in general, much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism, should get into a habit of using and moving only his little finger.

William James (1842-1910) American philosopher and psychologist.

If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.

William James (1842-1910) American philosopher and psychologist.

When you know what men are capable of you marvel neither at their sublimity nor their baseness. There are no limits in either direction apparently.

Henry Miller (1891-1980) American author.

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