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  • Men's second childhood begins when a woman gets a hold of him.

  • James Allen
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    The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.

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    Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.

  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain.

  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    A great many
    people think they are thinking when they are rearranging their prejudices.

  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.

  • A monarchy is the most expensive of all forms of government, the regal state requiring a costly parade, and he who depends on his own power to rule, must strengthen that power by bribing the active and enterprising whom he cannot intimidate.

  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.

  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
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    Art, the one achievement of Man which has made the long trip up from all fours seem well advised.

  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    But the relationship of morality and power is a very subtle one. Because ultimately power without morality is no longer power.

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