"Seldom in the business and transactions of ordinary life, do we find the sympathy we want."
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"There is no danger of developing eyestrain from looking on the bright side of things."
"Cheerfulness in most cheerful people, is the rich and satisfying result of strenuous discipline."
"The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind."
"There's nothing colder than chemistry."
"Life's too short for chess."
"Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters."
"Chess is ruthless: you've got to be prepared to kill people."
"Heaven lies about us in our infancy and the world begins lying about us pretty soon afterward."
"But childhood prolonged, cannot remain a fairyland. It becomes a hell."
"There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in."
"What a man takes in by contemplation, that he pours out in love."
"Childhood is a disease -- a sickness that you grow out of."
"Childhood is the kingdom where nobody dies. Nobody that matters, that is."
"The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day."
"There are perhaps no days of our childhood we lived so fully as those we spent with a favorite book."
"Come children, let us shut up the box and the puppets, for our play is played out."
"That great Cathedral space which was childhood."
"Heaven lies about us in our infancy! Shades of the prison-house begin to close upon the growing boy."
"Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives."
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