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Not the power to remember, but its very opposite, the power to forget, is a necessary condition for our existence.

Not what we have, but what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.

Nothing in excess.

Nothing is enough for the man to whom enough is too little.

Nothing will content him who is not content with a little.

Of all the people in the world, those who want the most are those who have the most.

Of course God will forgive me; that's His job.

Of him that hopes to be forgiven it is required that he forgive. - On this great duty eternity is suspended; and to him that refuses to practice it the throne of mercy is inaccessible, and the Saviour of the world has been born in vain.

Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts-it's what you do with what you have left.

Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.

One can never pay in gratitude; one can only pay "in kind" somewhere else in life.

One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach. One can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few.

One forgives to the degree that one loves.

One is as one is, and the love that can't encompass both is a poor sort of love.

One is never fortunate or as unfortunate as one imagines.

One may have been a fool, but there's no foolishness like being bitter.

One never hugs one's good luck so affectionately as when listening to the relation of some horrible misfortunes which has overtaken others.

One well-cultivated talent, deepened and enlarged, is worth one hundred shallow faculties.

Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.

Only the brave know how to forgive. ... A coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.


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