O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without the other is naught.

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Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.

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Make yourself necessary to somebody.

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It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or of actors, that imports.

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The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.

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Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.

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For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.

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The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.

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We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

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I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.

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Money often costs too much.

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All mankind love a lover.

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Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.

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