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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.
He who injured you was either stronger or weaker. If weaker, spare him; if stronger, spare yourself.
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.
Few people know what they mean when they say, "I love you." ... Well, what does the word love mean? It means total interest. I think the reason very few people really fall in love with anyone is they're not willing to pay the price. The price is you have to adjust yourself to them.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.