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God has given some gifts to the whole human race, from which no one is excluded.
God has his dwelling within every good man.
He that does good to another, does good also to himself, not only in the consequences, but in the very act; for the consciousness of well doing is, in itself, ample reward.
The best way to do good to ourselves is to do it to others; the right way to gather is to scatter.
A favor is to a grateful man delightful always; to an ungrateful man only once.
Light griefs can speak; but deeper ones are dumb.
Nobody becomes guilty by fate.
There is more heroism in self-denial than in deeds of arms.
It is often better not to see an insult than to avenge it.
Let him that hath done the good office conceal it; let him that hath received it disclose it.
There are times when even the greatest tactician in diplomatic cunning is outclassed in his own game. It is then that he discovers that all that he thought he had gained is but loss, and that what is left of national honor and dignity is but the shadow of an illustrious past that is gone forever, or of a potentially great future that will never come.
I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.
Some people think it's holding on that makes one strong. Sometimes it's letting go.