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Moments of kindness and reconciliation are worth having, even if the parting has to come sooner or later.

My satisfaction comes from my commitment to advancing a better world.

Nature is just enough; but men and women must comprehend and accept her suggestions.

Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed.

No man is more cheated than the selfish man.

No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you.

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.

No other job in the world could possibly dispossess one so completely as this job of teaching. You could stand all day in a laundry, for instance, still in possession of your mind. But this teaching utterly obliterates you. It cuts right into your being: essentially, it takes over your spirit.

Nobody really knows Indians who cheat them and treat them badly.

Nobody who is somebody looks down on anybody.

Nothing has happened today except kindness.

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Often we can help each other most by leaving each other alone; at other times we need the hand-grasp and the word of cheer.

Oh! may each youthful bosom, catch the sacred fire.

Once you wake up thought in a man, you can never put it to sleep again.

One cannot make oneself, but one can sometimes help a little in the making of somebody else.

One filled with joy preaches without preaching.

One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation, and compassion.

Only a life lived for others is a life worth while.

Orthodox criticism ... is a murderer of talent. And because the most modest and sensitive people are the most talented, having the most imagination and sympathy, these are the first ones to get killed off.


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