"God give me work, till my life shall end.
And life, till my work is done."

 Winifred Holtby`s epitaph
Winifred Holtby`s epitaph

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"Bear the Cross cheerfully and it will bear you."

Thomas a Kempis
Thomas a Kempis "The Imitation of Christ"

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"The attempt to produce Heaven on Earth often produces Hell."


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"All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them."


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"The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth."


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"Charity begins at home."


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"Laws are sand, customs are rock. Laws can be evaded and punishment escaped, but an openly transgressed custom brings sure punishment."


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"A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand."


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"What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner."


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"Politics and the fate of mankind are formed by men without ideals and without greatness. Those who have greatness within them do not go in for politics."


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"The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us."


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"War is organized murder, and nothing else."


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"Never knock on Death's door: ring the bell and run away! Death really hates that!"


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"There exist only three respectable beings: the priest, the warrior, the poet. To know, to kill, and to create."

Charles Baudelaire
Charles Baudelaire "My Heart Laid Bare"

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"Always buy good shoes, and a good bed. Because if you aren't in one, you're in the other."


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"Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears."


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"A friend in need is a friend indeed."


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"Grandchildren are the dots that connect the lines from generation to generation."

Lois Wyse
Lois Wyse "Funny, You Don't Look Like a Grandmother"

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"Married life requires shared mystery even when all the facts are known."

Richard Ford
Richard Ford "The Sportswriter"

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"If you can't sleep, don't count sheep. Talk to the Shepherd."


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"Habit is necessary; it is the habit of having habits, of turning a trail into a rut, that must be incessantly fought against if one is to remain alive."


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"Humor is just another defense against the universe."


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"Freedom is the recognition of necessity."


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"It is good to have an end to journey towards, but it is the journey that matters in the end."


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"The disastrous feature of our civilization is that it is far more developed materially than spiritually. Its balance is disturbed."


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"To an ordinary human being, love means nothing if it does not mean loving some people more than others."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Shooting an Elephant"

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"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go."


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"The girl with a future avoids a man with a past."


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"Vote for the man who promises least; he'll be the least disappointing."


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"Fiction is the truth inside the lie."


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"When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out of the window."


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"The machine does not isolate us from the great problems of nature but plunges us more deeply into them. "

Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de
Saint-Exupery-Antoine-de "Wind, Sand, and Stars"

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"The drama of life begins with a wail and ends with a sigh."

Minna Antrim
Minna Antrim "Naked Truth and Veiled Allusions"

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"Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game."

Donald Trump
Donald Trump "Trump: Art of the Deal"

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"No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous."


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"Success is a consequence and must not be a goal."

Gustave Flaubert
Gustave Flaubert "Pensées de Gustave Flaubert"

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"Problems worthy of attack prove their worth by hitting back."


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"The greatest tragedy is when man gives up what he wants most for what he wants now!"


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"The poet begins where the man ends. The man's lot is to live his human life, the poet's to invent what is nonexistent."

Jose Ortega y Gasset
Jose Ortega y Gasset "The Dehumanization of Art"

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"When I disagree with a rational man, I let reality be our final arbiter; if I am right, he will learn; if I am wrong, I will; one of us will win, but both will profit."

Ayn Rand
Ayn Rand "Atlas Shrugged"

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"The heart, like the stomach, wants a varied diet."

Gustave Flaubert
Gustave Flaubert "Pensées de Gustave Flaubert"

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"I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love."


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"An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see."


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"There are worse things than being fat, and one of them is worrying about it all the time."


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"Life was not a valuable gift, but death was. Life was a fever-dream made up of joys embittered by sorrows, pleasure poisoned by pain, a dream that was a nightmare-confusion of spasmodic and fleeting delights, ecstasies, exultations, happinesses, interspersed with long-drawn miseries, griefs, perils, horrors, disappointments, defeats, humiliations, and despairs - the heaviest curse devisable by divine ingenuity; but death was sweet, death was gentle, death was kind; death healed the bruised spirit and the broken heart, and gave them rest and forgetfulness; death was man's best friend; when man could endure life no longer, death came and set him free."

Mark Twain
Mark Twain "Letters From the Earth"

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"When you lose, don't lose the lesson."


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"We must make the best of those ills which cannot be avoided."


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"If you were the only person on earth, Christ would have still suffered and died for you."


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