Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.

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Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.

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Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.

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Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too selfish to seek other than itself.

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Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls

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When you work you are a flute through whose heart the whispering of the hours turns to music. Which of you would be a reed, dumb and silent, when all else sings together in unison?

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Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They came through you but not from you and though they are with you yet they belong not to you.

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Poetry is a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary.

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Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.

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What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?

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Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.

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Yesterday we obeyed kings and bent our necks before emperors. But today we kneel only to truth, follow only beauty, and obey only love.

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We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them.

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