“The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.” — Ivy Baker Priest

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“I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music. It seems to infuse strength into my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without effort, when I am filled with music.” — George Eliot

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“It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward.” — Baltasar Gracian

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“Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.” — Jane Howard

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“Those who flee temptation generally leave a forwarding address.” — Lane Olinghouse

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“He will always be a slave who does not know how to live upon a little.” — Horace

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“The good life, as I conceive it, is a happy life. I do not mean that if you are good you will be happy — I mean that if you are happy you will be good.” — Bertrand Russell

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“Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend’s success.” — Oscar Wilde

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“If you refuse to be made straight when you are green, you will not be made straight when you are dry.” — African Proverb

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“The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

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