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It is not enough to have a good mind. The main thing is to use it well.
If personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous about him, some heightened sensitivity to the promises of life.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I speak what appears to me the general opinion; and where an opinion is general, it is usually correct.
I never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself.
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, since it was not to him but to God that the gift was made.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.
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If it's on the Internet it must be true
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