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The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
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Most people die with their music still locked up inside them.
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A majority is always the best repartee.
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An author who talks about his own books is almost as bad as a mother who talks about her own
children.
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We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.
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Great countries are those that produce great people.
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Propriety of manners and consideration for others are the two main characteristics of a
gentleman.
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My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
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Where knowledge ends, religion begins.
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Nurture your minds with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.
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The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
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Justice is truth in action.
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The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to
him his own.
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There is no education like adversity.
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Power has only one duty - to secure the social welfare of the People.
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No success in public life can compensate for failure in the home.
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Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm.
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Time is precious, but truth is more precious than time.
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Everyone likes flattery; and when you come to Royalty you should lay it on with a trowel.
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As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.
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I have been ever of opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.
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The best way to become acquainted with a subject is to write about it.
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There are three types of lies - lies, damn lies, and statistics.
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Without tact you can learn nothing. Tact teaches you when to be silent. Inquirers who are
always questioning never learn anything.
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When I want to read a novel, I write one.
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Life is not dated merely by years. Events are sometimes the best calendars.
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