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A good marriage is one which allows for change and growth in the individuals and in the way they express their love.
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A man is educated and turned out to work. But a woman is educated and turned out to grass.
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All things are possible until they are proved impossible - and even the impossible may only be so, as of now.
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Because psychologists have been able to discover, exactly as in a slow-motion picture, the way the human creature acquires knowledge and habits, the normal child has been vastly helped by what the retarded have taught us.
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Chinese are wise in comprehending without many words what is inevitable and inescapable and therefore only to be borne.
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Every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied.
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Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
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Hunger makes a thief of any man.
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I am mentally bifocal.
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I don't wait for moods. You accomplish nothing if you do that. Your mind must know it has got to get down to work.
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I feel no need for any other faith than my faith in the kindness of human beings. I am so absorbed in the wonder of earth and the life upon it that I cannot think of heaven and angels.
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If our American way of life fails the child, it fails us all.
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If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.
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In a mood of faith and hope my work goes on. A ream of fresh paper lies on my desk waiting for the next book. I am a writer and I take up my pen to write.
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Inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that is where I renew my springs that never dry up.
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It may be that religion is dead, and if it is, we had better know it and set ourselves to try to discover other sources of moral strength before it is too late.
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Let woman out of the home, let man into it, should be the aim of education. The home needs man, and the world outside needs woman.
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Life without idealism is empty indeed. We just hope or starve to death.
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Like Confucius of old, I am so absorbed in the wonder of the earth and the life upon it, that I cannot think of heaven and the angels.
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Love alone could waken love.
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Love dies only when growth stops.
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Man was lost if he went to a usurer, for the interest ran faster than a tiger upon him.
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Men and women should own the world as a mutual possession.
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Men would rather be starving and free than fed in bonds.
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None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.
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Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people. They are relentless survivors.
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Nothing in life is as good as the marriage of true minds between man and woman. As good? It is life itself.
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One faces the future with one's past.
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Order is the shape upon which beauty depends.
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Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members.
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Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame.
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Race prejudice is not only a shadow over the colored it is a shadow over all of us, and the shadow is darkest over those who feel it least and allow its evil effects to go on.
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Self-expression must pass into communication for its fulfillment.
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Some are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and scold together.
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The basic discovery about any people is the discovery of the relationship between men and women.
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The bitterest creature under heaven is the wife who discovers that her husband's bravery is only bravado, that his strength is only a uniform, that his power is but a gun in the hands of a fool.
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The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
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The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.
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The truth is always exciting. Speak it, then. Life is dull without it.
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The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible - and achieve it, generation after generation.
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To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death.
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To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.
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To serve is beautiful, but only if it is done with joy and a whole heart and a free mind.
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Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then; life is dull without it.
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We send missionaries to China so the Chinese can get to heaven, but we won't let them into our country.
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We should so provide for old age that it may have no urgent wants of this world to absorb it from meditation on the next. It is awful to see the lean hands of dotage making a coffer of the grave.
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What is a neglected child? He is a child not planned for, not wanted. Neglect begins, therefore, before he is born.
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When good people in any country cease their vigilance and struggle, then evil men prevail.
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When men destroy their old gods they will find new ones to take their place.
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You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea.
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You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.
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