"He is greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own."
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"The humblest individual exerts some influence, either for good or evil, upon others."
"What a mother sings to the cradle goes all the way down to the coffin."
"The soul without imagination is what an observatory would be without a telescope."
"The real man is one who always finds excuses for others, but never excuses himself."
"Heaven will be inherited by every man who has heaven in his soul."
"The head learns new things, but the heart forever practices old experiences."
"There is no faculty of the human soul so persistent and universal as that of hatred."
"A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves."
"Next to ingratitude the most painful thing to bear is gratitude."
"Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul."
"The worst thing in the world next to anarchy, is government."
"God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses."
"He who hunts for flowers will finds flowers; and he who loves weeds will find weeds."
"All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind."
"There never was a person who did anything worth doing, who did not receive more than he gave."
"Genius unexerted is no more genius than a bushel of acorns is a forest of oaks."
"Keep a fair-sized cemetery in your back yard, in which to bury the faults of your friends."
"True obedience is true freedom."
"Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends."
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