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Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; its when you had everything to do, and you've done it.

Look at everything as though you were seeing it for the first time or the last time. Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.

Lost time is like a run in a stocking. It always gets worse.

Lost time is never found again.

Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever.

Love, and do what you like.

Make it a point to do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.

Make the most of today. Translate your good intentions into actual deeds.

Make use of time, let not advantage slip.

Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.

Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.

May you live all the days of your life.

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.

Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.

Modern man thinks he loses something-time-when he does not do things quickly. Yet he does not know what to do with the time he gains- except kill it.

Most of life is routine-dull and grubby, but routine is the mountain that keeps a man going. If you wait for inspiration you'll be standing on the corner after the parade is a mile down the street.

Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time, which every day produces, and which most men throw away, but which nevertheless will make at the end of it no small deduction from the life of man.

My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just to enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate.

My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between I occupy myself as best I can.

No matter what looms ahead, if you can eat today, enjoy the sunlight today, mix good cheer with friends today, enjoy it and bless God for it.


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