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We are too civil to books. For a few golden sentences we will turn over and actually read a volume of four or five hundred pages.
What can we see, read, acquire, but ourselves. Take the book, my friend, and read your eyes out, you will never find there what 1 find.
Each man reserves to himself alone the right of being tedious.
Shallow men believe in luck... Strong men believe in cause and effect.
The secret of the world is the tie between person and event. Person makes event and event person.
Nature magically suits the man to his fortunes, by making these the fruit of his character.
As soon as a child has left the room his strewn toys become affecting.
There never was child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him asleep.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
As a man thinketh so is he, and as a man chooseth so is he.
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Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
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Never have a companion who casts you in the shade.
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I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
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