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October
  1. Go as far as you can see, and when you get there, you will see farther.
      Anonymous

  2. To unparted waters, undreamed shores.
      -- William Shakespeare

  3. Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
      -- Plato, from The Republic

  4. A noble spirit embiggens the smallest man.
      Jebodiah Springfield

  5. When a man boasts about what he'll do tomorrow we like to find out what he did yesterday.
      -- Anonymous

  6. One person with a belief is equal to a force of 99 who have only interests.
      -- John Stuart Mill

  7. Flowers are the poetry of earth, as stars are the poetry of heaven.
      -- Anonymous

  8. First say to yourself what you would be, then do what you have to do.
      -- Epictetus

  9. The wise see knowledge and action as one; they see truly.
      -- Bhagava Gita

  10. It is only through the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.
      -- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

  11. Draw in the breath of life, and as you breathe, smile.
      -- Anonymous

  12. To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be.
      -- Anna Louise Strong

  13. I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
      -- Anonymous

  14. A drop of water has the tastes of the water of the seven seas: there is no need to experience all the ways of worldly life. The reflections of the moon on one thousand rivers are from the same moon: the mind must be full of light.
      -- Hung Tzu-ch'eng

  15. Some reckon time by stars,
    And some by hours;
    Some measure days by dreams
    And some by flowers;
    My heart alone records
    My days and hours.
      -- Madison J. Cawein,, from Some Reckon Time by Stars

  16. When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive--to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.
      -- Marcus Aurelius

  17. If you want truly to understand something, try to change it.
      -- Kurt Lewin

  18. We must not allow other people's limited perceptions to define us.
      -- Virginia Satir

  19. The world is your mirror and your mind is a magnet. What you perceive is in this world is largely a reflection of your own attitudes and beliefs. Life will give you what you attract with your thoughts think, act and talk negatively and your world will be negative. Think and act and talk with enthusiasm and you will attract positive results.
      -- Michael LeBeuf

  20. When you say Yes, say it quickly. But always take a half hour to say No, so you can understand the other fellow's side.
      -- Frances Cardinal Spellman

  21. The only conquests that are permanent and leave no regrets are our conquests over ourselves.
      -- Napoleon

  22. Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
      -- Dale Carnegie

  23. Use your own best judgment at all times.
      -- The entire Nordstrom's Department Stores policy manual

  24. Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
      -- Reggie Leach

  25. Knowledge is not what you can remember, but what you cannot forget.
      -- Anonymous

  26. Kwitchyerbellyakin
      -- Irish saying

  27. Before the world finds a place for you, find a place for yourself in the world.
      -- Anonymous

  28. No dream comes true until you wake up and go to work.
      -- Anonymous

  29. He who chooses the beginning of a road chooses the place it leads to. It is the means that determine the end.
      -- Harry Emerson Fosdick

  30. To reach a great height a person needs to have great depth.
      Anonymous

  31. Four innate sentiments dispose people to a universal moral sense. These are sympathy, fairness, self-control and duty.
      -- James Q Wilson


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