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Consumed with that which it was nourish'd by. - William Shakespeare

Consumed with that which it was nourish'd by.

William Shakespeare

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I have been complimented many times and they always embarrass me; I always feel that they have not said enough. - Mark Twain

I have been complimented many times and they always embarrass me; I always feel that they have not said enough.

Mark Twain

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There are three kinds of lies: lies, d--n lies, and statistics. - Mark Twain

There are three kinds of lies: lies, d--n lies, and statistics.

Mark Twain

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But who prays for Satan? Who in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most. - Mark Twain

But who prays for Satan? Who in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most.

Mark Twain

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I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything; but still I can do something. I will not refuse to do the something I can do. - Helen Keller

I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything; but still I can do something. I will not refuse to do the something I can do.

Helen Keller

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I am a child of God, an inheritor of a fragment of the mind that created all worlds. - Helen Keller

I am a child of God, an inheritor of a fragment of the mind that created all worlds.

Helen Keller

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I thank God for my handicaps, for through them I have found myself, my work and my God. - Helen Keller

I thank God for my handicaps, for through them I have found myself, my work and my God.

Helen Keller

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We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give. - Helen Keller

We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.

Helen Keller

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Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art. - Maya Angelou

Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.

Maya Angelou

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There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them. - Ray Bradbury

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.

Ray Bradbury

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Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. - Douglas Adams

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.

Douglas Adams

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