Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
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Michel Eyquem de Montaigne was one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre, and commonly thought of as the father of modern skepticism.
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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 ...
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love.
An executive is a man who decides; sometimes he decides right, but always he decides.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
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