Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles. What do we live for if not to make the world less difficult for each other?
Quote by George Eliot
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People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
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Blessed is the influence of one true, loving human soul on another.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have...
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we...
I like trying to get pregnant. I'm not so sure about childbirth.