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Humility
Engrave this Quote Painful for a person is rebellious independence, only in loving companionship with his associates does a person feel safe: Only in reverently bowing down before the higher does a person feel exalted.
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Humor
Engrave this Quote True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not contempt; its essence is love. It issues not in laughter, but in still smiles, which lie far deeper.
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Idealism
Engrave this Quote The actual well seen is ideal.
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Ideas
Engrave this Quote Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
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Ignorance & Stupidity
Engrave this Quote I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
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Imagination
Engrave this Quote Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
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Engrave this Quote Not our logical faculty, but our imaginative one is king over us. I might say, priest and prophet to lead us to heaven-ward, or magician and wizard to lead us hellward.
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Individuality
Engrave this Quote Pin your faith to no ones sleeves, haven't you two eyes of your own.
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Intelligence
Engrave this Quote Clever men are good, but they are not the best.
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Inventing, Inventions
Engrave this Quote The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
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Judging, Judgment
Engrave this Quote For all right judgment of any man or things it is useful, nay, essential, to see his good qualities before pronouncing on his bad.
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Engrave this Quote Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.
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Knowledge
Engrave this Quote Wonder is the basis of worship.
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Labor
Engrave this Quote Even in the meanest sorts of labor, the whole soul of a man is composed into a kind of real harmony the instant he sets himself to work.
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Laughter
Engrave this Quote Laughter is the cipher key wherewith we decipher the whole man
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Engrave this Quote The person who cannot laugh is not only ready for treason, and deceptions, their whole life is already a treason and deception.
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Engrave this Quote No man who has once heartily and wholly laughed can be altogether irreclaimably bad.
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Engrave this Quote Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
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Leadership
Engrave this Quote Tell a person they are brave and you help them become so.
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Engrave this Quote It is a strange trade that of advocacy. Your intellect, your highest heavenly gift is hung up in the shop window like a loaded pistol for sale.
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Legacy
Engrave this Quote A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.
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Engrave this Quote History is the essence of innumerable biographies.
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Engrave this Quote If those gentlemen would let me alone I should be much obliged to them. I would say, as Shakespeare would say... Sweet Friend, for Jesus sake forbear.
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Engrave this Quote No sooner does a great man depart, and leave his character as public property, than a crowd of little men rushes towards it. There they are gathered together, blinking up to it with such vision as they have, scanning it from afar, hovering round it this way and that, each cunningly endeavoring, by all arts, to catch some reflex of it in the little mirror of himself.
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Life
Engrave this Quote In private life I never knew anyone interfere with other people's disputes but he heartily repented of it.
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