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  • Minna Antrim
    Minna Antrim
    American writer 1861-1950
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    Man proposes, woman forecloses.
  • James Allen
    James Allen
    British philosophical writer 1864-1912
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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.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    'Tis a superstition to insist on a special diet. All is made at last of the same chemical atoms.
  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
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    And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    A man's own character is the arbiter of his fortune.
  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
    Woody Allen
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    Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
  • Jean de la Fontaine
    Jean de la Fontaine
    French writer 1621-1695
    Jean de la Fontaine
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    Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    Friendship is essentially a partnership.
  • Sir James Matthew Barrie
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
    British playwright 1860-1937
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
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    Men's second childhood begins when a woman gets a hold of him.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
  • John Berry
    John Berry
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    A good idea plus capable men cannot fail; it is better than money in the bank.
  • Marilyn Monroe
    Marilyn Monroe
    American actress 1926-1962
    Marilyn Monroe
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    I don't want to make money. I just want to be wonderful.