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If you do not wish to be prone to anger, do not feed the habit give it nothing which may tend to its increase.
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Epictetus Quotes

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The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one.
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J. Russel Lynes Quotes

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If you wish to grow thinner, diminish your dinner.
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H.S. Leigh Quotes

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I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
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Henry David Thoreau Quotes

Individual Christians are the only ones really - and Jewish people, those who trust God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob - are the only ones that are qualified to have the reign, because hopefully, they will be governed by God and submit to Him.
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Taxes are important. President Bush's tax proposals leave no rich person behind. Voters approve of President Bush helping the kind of people they wish they were one of.
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Is not marriage an open question, when it is alleged, from the beginning of the world, that such as are in the institution wish to get out, and such as are out wish to get in?
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My mother made me a scientist without ever intending to. Every other Jewish mother in Brooklyn would ask her child after school, "So? Did you learn anything today?" But not my mother."Izzy," she would say, "did you ask a good question today?" That difference - asking good questions - made me become a scientist.
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Isidor Isaac Rabi Quotes

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A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body - the wishbone.
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Robert Frost Quotes

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There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.
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Mignon McLaughlin Quotes

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I wish I had the energy that my grandchildren have - if only for self-defense.
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Gene Perret Quotes

Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death.
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Anaïs Nin Quotes

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If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, too, was made out of chaos.
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Robert Quillen Quotes

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Sometimes I wish I had a terrible childhood, so that at least I'd have an excuse.
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Jimmy Fallon Quotes

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Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be.
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Sunday: A day given over by Americans to wishing they were dead and in heaven, and that their neighbors were dead and in hell.
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I wish there could have been an invention that bottled up a memory, like perfume, and it never faded, never got stale. Then whenever I wanted to, I could uncork that bottle and live the memory all over again.
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I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom.
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Simone de Beauvoir Quotes

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Conservative, n: A statesman who is enamored of existing evils, as distinguished from the Liberal who wishes to replace them with others.
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Ambrose Bierce Quotes

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Curiosity is only vanity. Most frequently we wish not to know, but to talk. We would not take a sea voyage for the sole pleasure of seeing without hope of ever telling.
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