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Quote Left The harder you work, the luckier you get. Quote Right
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Quote Left I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. Quote Right
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Quote Left Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching. Quote Right
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Quote Left I know why the caged bird sings. Quote Right
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Quote Left I am not a teacher, but an awakener. Quote Right
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Quote Left The course of true love never did run smooth. Quote Right
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Quote Left A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain. Quote Right
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Quote Left I cannot live with you. Quote Right
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Quote Left Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly. Quote Right
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Quote Left Hope smiles on the threshold of the year to come, whispering that it will be happier. Quote Right
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Quote Left Pain has an element of blank— Quote Right
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Quote Left ...there is a difference between being convinced and being stubborn. I Quote Right
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Quote Left Who so loves believes the impossible. Quote Right
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Quote Left Don't bring negative to my door. Quote Right
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Quote Left Listen to the mustn'ts child. Listen to the don'ts. Listen to the shouldn't haves, the impossibles, the won'ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me. Anything can happen child. Anything can be. Quote Right
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Quote Left Then let amorous kisses dwell On our lips, begin and tell A Thousand and a Hundred score A Hundred, and a Thousand more. Quote Right
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Quote Left Never to suffer would never to have been blessed. Quote Right
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Quote Left I drink to our ruined house, to the dolor of my life, to our loneliness together; and to you I raise my glass, to lying lips that have betrayed us, to dead-cold pitiless eyes, and to the hard realities; that the world is brutal and coarse, that God, in fact, has not saved us. Quote Right
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Quote Left A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything Quote Right
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Quote Left I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it. Quote Right
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Quote Left I dwell in possibility... Quote Right
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Quote Left Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it. Quote Right
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Quote Left The heavens forbid But that our loves and comforts should increase Even as our days do grow! Quote Right
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Quote Left I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity Quote Right
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Quote Left In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Life Quote Right
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Quote Left No printed word, nor spoken plea can teach young minds what they should be. Not all the books on all the shelves ââ?¬â?? but what the teachers are themselves. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning Good morning at total strangers. Quote Right
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Quote Left When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don't really have to do anything. You just let them talk. Quote Right
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Quote Left If you are a dreamer, come in, If you are a dreamer, A wisher, a liar, A hope-er, a pray-er, A magic bean buyer... If you're a pretender, come sit by my fire For we have some flax-golden tales to spin. Come in! Come in! Quote Right
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Quote Left I exist as I am, that is enough. Quote Right
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Quote Left Though I am young and cannot tell Either what death or love is well,... Quote Right
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Quote Left I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am. Quote Right
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Quote Left The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education. Quote Right
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Quote Left This life's dim windows of the soul Distorts the heavens from pole to pole And leads you to believe a lie When you see with, not through, the eye. Quote Right
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Quote Left How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace. I love thee to the level of every day's Most quiet need; by sun and candle-light. I love thee freely, as men strive for Right; I love thee purely, as they turn from Praise. I love thee with the passion put to use In my old griefs, and with my childhood's faith I love thee with a love I seemed to lose With my lost saints,--I love thee with the breath. Smiles, tears, of all my life!--and, if God choose, I shall but love thee better after death. Quote Right
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Quote Left Did you really leave me again? After all the seasons I spent waiting, watching out the window, listening at the door, waiting for the news of your return? for the news that you realized that someone important was waiting for you. A whole lifetime I've been waiting. I can't believe you're not coming back. I can't believe I'm supposed to stop waiting. I can't believe you left me again... Quote Right
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Quote Left Each of us has that right, that possibility, to invent ourselves daily. If a person does not invent herself, she will be invented. So, to be bodacious enough to invent ourselves is wise. Quote Right
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Quote Left To live in hearts we leave behind Is not to die. Quote Right
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Quote Left Surviving is important. Thriving is elegant. Quote Right
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Quote Left A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness. Quote Right
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Quote Left There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it. Quote Right
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Quote Left On life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life, nothing can destroy him. Quote Right
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Quote Left History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, however, if faced with courage, need not be lived again. Quote Right
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Quote Left Life is divided into three terms - that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future. Quote Right
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Quote Left To finish the moment, to find the journey's end in every step of the road, to live the greatest number of good hours, is wisdom. It is not the... Quote Right
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Quote Left Becuase I could not stop for Death He kindly stopped for me The carriage held but just ourselves And Immortality Quote Right
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Quote Left The greatest inspiration is often born of desperation. Quote Right
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Quote Left Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect and I don't live to be, but before you start pointing fingers make sure your hands are clean. Quote Right
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Quote Left Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night. Quote Right
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