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  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    The generative energy, which, when we are loose, dissipates and makes us unclean, when we are continent invigorates and inspires us. Chastity is the flowering of man; and what are called Genius, Heroism, Holiness, and the like, are but various fruits which succeed it.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
  • Anna Pavlova
    Anna Pavlova
    Russian prima ballerina of the late 19th and the 1881-1931
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    Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits.
  • Arthur E. Waite
    Arthur E. Waite
    American-born British poet and mystic 1857-1942
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    Behind the man is the Tree of Life, bearing twelve fruits, and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil is behind the woman; the serpent is twining round it.
  • Paul Klee
    Paul Klee
    Swiss artist 1879-1940
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    Everything vanishes around me, and works are born as if out of the void. Ripe, graphic fruits fall off. My hand has become the obedient instrument of a remote will.
  • Algernon Sidney
    Algernon Sidney
    English politician 1623-1683
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    Fruits are always of the same nature with the seeds and roots from which they come, and trees are known by the fruits they bear: as a man begets a man, and a beast a beast, that society of men which constitutes a government upon the foundation of justice.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off.
    Source: Psychological reflections: an anthology of the writings of C. G. Jung (1961)
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
  • Bob Menendez
    Bob Menendez
    American politician 1954-
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    If you got up this morning and had fruits for breakfast, it was probably picked by the bent back of an immigrant worker. If you slept in a hotel or motel of the nation, you probably had your room done by an immigrant worker.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
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    Old books, you know well, are books of the world's youth, and new books are the fruits of its age.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    On action alone be thy interest, Never on its fruits. Let not the fruits of action be thy motive, Nor be thy attachment to inaction.
    Source: Bhagavadgita
  • Perseverance gives power to weakness, and opens to poverty the world's wealth. It spreads fertility over the barren landscape, and buds the choicest flowers and fruits spring up and flourish in the desert abode of thorns and briars.
  • Marcus Valerius Martial
    Marcus Valerius Martial
    Latin poet and epigrammatist 40-104
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    Rarity gives a charm; so early fruits and winter roses are the most prized; and coyness sets off an extravagant mistress, while the door always open tempts no suitor.
  • William C. Bryant
    William C. Bryant
    American poet, editor 1794-1878
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    Remorse is virtue's root; its fair increase are fruits of innocence and blessedness.
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