There is no unhappiness like the misery of sighting land again after a cheerful, careless voyage.
Quote by Mark Twain
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Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Learn to ride a bicycle. You will not regret it if you live.
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The fact that man knows right from wrong proves his intellectual superiority to the other...
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Necessity is the mother of taking chances.
The exercise of an extraordinary gift is the supremest pleasure in life.
Genius ... means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Genius is the talent of a person who is dead.
Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, have been achieved...
Mediocrity can talk; but it is for genius to observe
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The only difference between a genius and one of common capacity is that the former...
Common sense is genius in homespun.
Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it...
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Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.