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Repose and cheerfulness are the badge of the gentleman,-repose in energy.
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility or of equality! It is next worst to receiving one.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
We do not quite forgive a giver. The hand that feeds us is in some danger of being bitten.
Do not speak of God much. After a very little conversation on the highest nature, thought deserts us and we run into formalism.
God is our name for the last generalization to which we can arrive.
Heaven always bears some proportion to earth. The god of the cannibal will be a cannibal, of the crusaders a crusader, and of the merchants a merchant.
The meaning of good and bad, of better and worse, is simply helping or hurting.
Good breeding, a union of kindness and independence.
Of cheerfulness, or a good temper-the more it is spent, the more of it remains.
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Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
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To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
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Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
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