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A wise and frugal government, which shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned.

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We will not be stupid girls. We will not be powerless girls. We will not be

We will not be stupid girls. We will not be powerless girls. We will not be useless girls
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Mrs Guinea answered my letter and invited me to lunch at her home. That was

Mrs Guinea answered my letter and invited me to lunch at her home. That was where I saw my first finger-bowl.The water had a few cherry blossoms floating in it, and I thought it must be some clear sort of Japanese after-dinner soup and ate every bit of it
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The pleasure of work is open to anyone who can develop some specialised ski

The pleasure of work is open to anyone who can develop some specialised skill, provided that he can get satisfaction from the exercise of his skill without demanding universal applause.
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Clear your mind of "can't."

Clear your mind of "can't."
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I used to think to myself that I was the last kind of person who should hav

I used to think to myself that I was the last kind of person who should have a guardian angel, but then I realized that maybe my type of person is the kind who angels come to first.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The real value of money is never the value of money but the value money can

The real value of money is never the value of money but the value money can acquire. The real value of our lives is not just the value of our lives but, the distinctive value our lives can build in the end!
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If thou art a man, admire those who attempt great things, even though they

If thou art a man, admire those who attempt great things, even though they fail.
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Now I am shut up with his mother on Bramble farm and she is no better for c

Now I am shut up with his mother on Bramble farm and she is no better for conversation than prune whip
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Give as much you can possibly give, even if, or when, you do not receive. F

Give as much you can possibly give, even if, or when, you do not receive. For the more you give, the more the heart gets 'bigger' and 'stronger'. So, never for one moment you hold back from giving, until the heart has nothing left to give again.
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You know why I like to talk to you, Delia? You never interrupt with your ex

You know why I like to talk to you, Delia? You never interrupt with your experiences. Not jiggling your foot till you get a chance to jump in with your life history.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

But as the years went on, I realised that what I really want to be, all tol

But as the years went on, I realised that what I really want to be, all told, is a human. Just a productive, honest, courteously treated human.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I didn’t know how I could live with that knowledge, without it eating me up

I didn’t know how I could live with that knowledge, without it eating me up, without it poisoning every happy memory I had of growing up. Without it ruining everything Beck and I had.I didn’t understand how someone could be both God and the devil. How the
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