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Eloquence is the power to translate a truth into language perfectly intelligible to the person to whom you speak.
The crowning fortune of a man is to be born to some pursuit which finds him employment and happiness, whether it be to make baskets, or broadswords, or canals, or statues, or songs.
This world belongs to the energetic.
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever accomplished.
Every great and commanding moment in the annals of the world is the triumph of some enthusiasm.
All great men find eternity affirmed in the very promise of their faculties.
No power of genius has ever yet had the smallest success in explaining existence. The perfect enigma remains.
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Only so much do I know, as I have lived.
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Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
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There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
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You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.
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I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
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Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
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