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Myrtle Reed Quotes: When we get civilised, I believe children will go by number until they get old enough to choose their own names.
         

When we get civilised, I believe children will go by number until they get old enough to choose their own names.


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Impermanence is the very essence of joy-the drop of bitterness that enables one to perceive the sweet.



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each separate flower has a magic all its own.



I've always thought my flowers had souls.

I've always thought my flowers had souls.



Silence always gives consent.

Silence always gives consent.



When we come to the sundown road, we need all the love we have managed to take with us from the summit of the hill.

When we come to the sundown road, we need all the love we have managed to take with us from the summit of the hill.



A letter has distinct advantages. You can say all you want to say before the other person has a chance to put in a word.

A letter has distinct advantages. You can say all you want to say before the other person has a chance to put in a word.



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Married and unmarried women waste a great deal of time in feeling sorry for each other.



The things that are ours cannot be given away, or taken away, or lost. We break our hearts, all of us, trying to keep things that do not belong to us — and to which we have no right.

The things that are ours cannot be given away, or taken away, or lost. We break our hearts, all of us, trying to keep things that do not belong to us — and to which we have no right.



Heart-aches are forgotten, tears lose their bitterness, and like a leaf of lavendar in a store of linen, so does Memory make life sweet.

Heart-aches are forgotten, tears lose their bitterness, and like a leaf of lavendar in a store of linen, so does Memory make life sweet.





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If you pray for bread and bring no basket to carry it, you prove the doubting spirit, which may be the only hindrance to the boon you ask.



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