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Nine-tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time.
Theodore Roosevelt
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Excerption: The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal.
Erich Seligmann Fromm
The only person with whom you have to compare yourself is you in the past.
Sigmund Freud
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top.
Benjamin Franklin
It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
Anatole France
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Henry Ford
To be stupid and selfish and to have good health are the three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, the others are useless.
Gustave Flaubert
Only vegetables are happy.
William Faulkner
Freedom is not procured by a full enjoyment of what is desired, but by controlling the desire.
Epictetus
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of men, or they are no better than dreams.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
George Eliot