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Quote Left A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students. Quote Right
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Quote Left Every parent is at some time the father of the unreturned prodigal, with nothing to do but keep his house open to hope. Quote Right
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Quote Left There is nothing wrong with sobriety in moderation. Quote Right
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Quote Left You don't have to suffer to be a poet adolescence is enough suffering for anyone. Quote Right
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Quote Left The Constitution gives every American the inalienable right to make a damn fool of himself. Quote Right
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Quote Left A dollar saved is a quarter earned. Quote Right
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Quote Left Gentility is what is left over from rich ancestors after the money is gone. Quote Right
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Quote Left Love is the word used to label the sexual excitement of the young, the habituation of the middle-aged, and the mutual dependence of the old. Quote Right
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