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Fear is a greater evil than evil itself.


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Faith is like a bright ray of sun light. It enables us to see God in all things as well as all things in God.



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Have patience with all things, But, first of all with yourself.



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I have made a pact with my tongue, not to speak when my heart is disturbed.



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Let us think only of spending the present day well. Then when tomorrow shall have come, it will be called today, and then we will think about it.



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Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.



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