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Franklin D. Roosevelt Quotes: Go for the moon. If you don't get it, you'll still be heading for a star. Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of the creative effort.
         

Go for the moon. If you don't get it, you'll still be heading for a star. Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of the creative effort.


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Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.



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