Mr. Clarke played the King all evening as though under constant fear that someone else was about to play the Ace.
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Eugene Field (September 2, 1850 - November 4, 1895) American writer, best known for poetry for children and for humorous essays.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch ...
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
This country cannot afford to be materially rich and spiritually poor.
Thinkers think and doers do. But until the thinkers do and the doers think, progress will be just another word in the already overburdened vocabulary of the talkers who talk.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain.