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To think is easy

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” – Maya Angelou

“The pleasure which we most rarely experience gives us the greatest delight.” – Epictetus

“Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” – Epicurus

“Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.” – Roy Croft

“If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.” – Benjamin Franklin

“You know it’s love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you’re not part of their happiness.” – Julia Roberts

“Education: the path from cocky ignorance to miserable uncertainty.” – Mark Twain

“Out of all the things I have lost, I miss my mind the most.” –  Mark Twain

“No tree, it is said, can grow to heaven unless its roots reach down to hell.” – Carl Jung

“Everything we call real is made of things that cannot be regarded as real.” – Neils Bohr

“God knows, I prefer people with anxieties, whose tomorrow is threatened by uncertainty.” – Albert Einstein

“A ‘no’ does not hide anything, but a ‘yes’ very easily becomes a deception.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“Not to be absolutely certain is, I think, one of the essential things in rationality.” – Bertrand Russell

“There is a wisdom of the head, and… there is a wisdom of the heart.” – Charles Dickens

“We can know only that we know nothing. And that is the highest degree of human wisdom.” –  Leo Tolstoy

“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” – Ernest Hemingway

“To think is easy. To act is hard. But the hardest thing in the world is to act in accordance with your thinking.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Nothing shows a man’s character more than what he laughs at.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall.” – William Shakespeare

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