"Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbor, and may every year find you a better man" Ben Franklin
“When love comes to an end, weaklings cry, efficient ones instantly find another love, and the wise ones already have one in reserve.”
"Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration." Thomas Edison
"Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying." W. Clement Stone
"There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents." Thomas Jefferson
If you’re tan it should be from working outside, spending time on the boat or on the beach (The lake or pool will suffice).
“Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life.” - JFK
“It is what a man thinks about himself that really determines his fate” - Henry David Thoreau
“The gentleman does not needlessly and unnecessarily remind an offender of a wrong he may have committed against him. He can not only forgive; he can forget; and he strives for that nobleness of self and mildness of character which imparts sufficient strength to let the past be put the past.” -Robert E. Lee
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