They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in life who does not every day surmount a fear.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
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Reality is a sliding door.
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
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The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
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Always do what you are afraid to do.
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Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
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All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
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Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Cruelty might be very human, and it might be cultural, but it's not acceptable.