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Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light; every eye, looking on, finds its own.
 

Two lives that once part are as ships that divide.
 

We tell our triumphs to the crowds, but our own hearts are the sole confidants of our sorrows.
 

What ever our wandering our happiness will always be found within a narrow compass, and in the middle of the objects more immediately within our reach.
 

What is past is past, there is a future left to all men, who have the virtue to repent and the energy to atone.
 

What mankind wants is not talent; it is purpose.
 

Whatever the number of a man's friends, there will be times in his life when he has one too few; but if he has only one enemy, he is lucky indeed if he has not one too many.
 

When a person is down in the world, an ounce of help is better than a pound of preaching.
 

You believe that easily which you hope for earnestly.
 


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