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There is no remedy for love but to love more.

There is no remedy for love but to love more.


         

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.


         
I suppose that I have not many months to live: but of course I know nothing about it. I may add that I am enjoying existence as much as ever, and regret nothing.

I suppose that I have not many months to live: but of course I know nothing about it. I may add that I am enjoying existence as much as ever, and regret nothing.


         
If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.

If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.


         
My enemies are worms, cool days, and most of all woodchucks.

My enemies are worms, cool days, and most of all woodchucks.


         

The question is not what you look at, but what you see.

The question is not what you look at, but what you see.


         
When we are unhurried and wise, we perceive that only great and worthy things have any permanent and absolute existence, that petty fears and petty pleasures are but the shadow of the reality.

When we are unhurried and wise, we perceive that only great and worthy things have any permanent and absolute existence, that petty fears and petty pleasures are but the shadow of the reality.


         
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.

Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.


         
For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snowstorms and rainstorms and did my duty faithfully though I never received one cent for it.

For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snowstorms and rainstorms and did my duty faithfully though I never received one cent for it.


         
Be not simply good - be good for something.

Be not simply good - be good for something.


         
It's only by forgetting yourself that you draw near to God.

It's only by forgetting yourself that you draw near to God.


         

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.


         
It is truly enough said that a corporation has no conscience. But a corporation of conscientious men is a corporation with a conscience.

It is truly enough said that a corporation has no conscience. But a corporation of conscientious men is a corporation with a conscience.


         
I silently smiled at my incessant good fortune.

I silently smiled at my incessant good fortune.


         
Amid a world of noisy, shallow actors it is noble to stand aside and say, 'I will simply be.

Amid a world of noisy, shallow actors it is noble to stand aside and say, 'I will simply be.


         
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.

There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.


         
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.


         
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.

What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.


         
A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend.

A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend.


         
Those who have been bred in the school of politics fail now and always to face the facts.

Those who have been bred in the school of politics fail now and always to face the facts.