"Happiness is the light on the water. The water is cold and dark and deep."
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"Be it jewel or toy, not the prize gives the joy, but the striving to win the prize."
"Happiness is not a matter of events; it depends upon the tides of the mind."
"Ask yourself whether you are happy, and you cease to be so."
"The smallest annoyances, disturb us the most."
"All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous, unpremeditated act without benefit of experience."
"The growth of affluence, the growth of education, has led to a shortage of morons."
"Growth is the only evidence of life."
"Enough shovels of earth -- a mountain. Enough pails of water -- a river."
"Climb mountains to see lowlands."
"Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown."
"The unexamined life is not worth living."
"There is no growth without discontent."
"We grow a little every time we do not take advantage of somebody's weakness."
"Heaviest thing to carry -- a grudge"
"One might well say that mankind is divisible into two great classes: hosts and guests."
"My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock should find the time in my face."
"Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days."
"A civil guest will no more talk all, than eat all the feast."
"A guest never forgets the host who had treated him kindly."
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