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Excerption: Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much of life. So aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
Henry David Thoreau
The power and prestige of the country depend primarily on the talent and ability of its people.
Margaret Thatcher
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for afterwards? Better make the horizon your goal; it will always be ahead of you.
William Makepeace Thackeray
A diplomat who says "yes" means "maybe", a diplomat who says "maybe" means "no", and a diplomat who says "no" is not a diplomat.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
It is human nature to hate him whom you have injured.
Publius Cornelius Tacitus
When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
Jonathan Swift
Bad administration, to be sure, can destroy good policy; but good administration can never save bad policy.
Adlai E. Stevenson
You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Only great minds can afford a simple style.
Stendhal
Love, which is only an episode in the life of man, is the entire history of woman`s life.
Germaine de Stael