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Every author, however modest, keeps a most outrageous vanity chained like a madman in the padded cell of his breast.
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Logan Pearsall Smith Quotes

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I believe there are more instances of the abridgment of the freedom of the people by gradual and silent encroachments of those in power than by violent and sudden usurpations.
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James Madison Quotes

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We know one another's faults, virtues, catastrophes, mortifications, triumphs, rivalries, desires, and how long we can each hang by our hands to a bar. We have been banded together under pack codes and tribal laws.
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Rose Macaulay Quotes

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When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.
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Dale Carnegie Quotes

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Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived.
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Oscar Wilde Quotes

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 religion  

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Cowardice, as distinguished from panic, is almost always simply a lack of ability to suspend the functioning of the imagination.
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Ernest Hemingway Quotes

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Readjusting is a painful process, but most of us need it at one time or another.
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Arthur Christopher Benson Quotes

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 self-discovery  

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I believe that thrift is essential to well-ordered living.
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John D. Rockefeller Quotes

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 thrift  life  

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Walks. The body advances, while the mind flutters around it like a bird.
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Jules Renard Quotes

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Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
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Bill Gates Quotes

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