The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
Quote by George Bernard Shaw
He who has never hoped can never despair
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People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
The perfect love affair is one which is conducted entirely by post.