It is reasonable to have perfection in our eye that we may always advance toward it, though we know it can never be reached.
Quote by Samuel Johnson
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When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
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Many things difficult to design prove easy to performance.
Every quotation contributes something to the stability or enlargement of the language
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There are charms made only for distant admiration.
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Men more frequently require to be reminded than informed.
To hear complaints is wearisome to the wretched and the happy alike.
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Being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned.
Large offers and sturdy rejections are among the most common topics of falsehood
Rejection is God's way of saying 'Wrong direction.'
Actors search for rejection. If they don't get it they reject themselves.