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When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.

When unhappy, one doubts everything; when happy, one doubts nothing.
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As we come marching, marching, we battle too for men,For they are women's c

As we come marching, marching, we battle too for men,For they are women's children, and we mother them again.Our lives shall not be sweated from birth until life closes;Hearts starve as well as bodies; give us bread, but give us roses!
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That drew a laugh from Jessamy, but he said, after a moment: “You had bette

That drew a laugh from Jessamy, but he said, after a moment: “You had better flay me. It was my fault—all my fault!”“I was wondering how long it would be before you contrived to convince yourself that you were to blame,” said Alverstoke caustically. “I ha
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My mother played the piano and my father the violin, I can remember my dad

My mother played the piano and my father the violin, I can remember my dad teaching me how to waltz; I had my feet on his, my mother playing the piano, and my husband will tell you the lessons weren't very successful.
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Hold out baits to entice the enemy. Feign disorder, and crush him.

Hold out baits to entice the enemy. Feign disorder, and crush him.
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May you find grace to overcome self-doubt.

May you find grace to overcome self-doubt.
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To make flexibility work, it is not only necessary to change our attitude a

To make flexibility work, it is not only necessary to change our attitude about who is a good worker and who is not, but we have to train managers at all levels to recognize the difference between the number of hours worked and the quality of work produce
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What do they expect of us if a time ever comes when the war is over? Throug

What do they expect of us if a time ever comes when the war is over? Through the years our business has been killing
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The past few months have been the most serene of his adult life. The megalo

The past few months have been the most serene of his adult life. The megalopolis in his mind has quieted to a country road. He does his work, he eats his bread, and he sleeps with the knowledge that today hasn't added to the sum of human misery. For now a
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There's still too much energy leftover at this tomb-desk, on Broadway, when

There's still too much energy leftover at this tomb-desk, on Broadway, when I am semi-asleep at night in our bedroom, struggling to get a good night's rest. There's an overflow of loin energy. It spills out from my pores as if I were a cracked drum of rea
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Your outcome is not necessarily decided by your income, but by your outlook

Your outcome is not necessarily decided by your income, but by your outlook. To improve your out look, look inwards.
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A new year can be a new beginning for some people where they can either imp

A new year can be a new beginning for some people where they can either improve or worsen their status that relates to their progress of their education, financial status or the type/number of people they have a relation with.
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