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Quote Left It is better that some should be unhappy than that none should be happy, which would be the case in a general state of equality. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you are idle, be not solitary; if you are solitary, be not idle. Quote Right
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Quote Left Excellence in any department can be attained only by the labour of a lifetime; it is not to be purchased at a lesser price. Quote Right
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Quote Left The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good. Quote Right
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Quote Left All the performances of human art, at which we look with praise or wonder, are instances of the resistless force of perseverance; it is by this that the quarry becomes a pyramid, and that distant countries are united with canals. Quote Right
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