Young people soon give, and forget insults, but old age is slow in both.
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Joseph Addison (May 1, 1672 June 17, 1719) was an English politician and writer. His name is usually remembered alongside that of his long-standing friend, Richard Steele, with whom he founded The Spectator magazine.
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Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
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If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.
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