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The difference between Talent and Genius is, that Talent says things which he has never heard but once, and Genius things which he has never heard.
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.
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Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
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Count your age by friends, not years Count your life by smiles, not tears.
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No man is poor who has a Godly mother.
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Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
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There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
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