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Adventure
Engrave this Quote If we do not find anything very pleasant, at least we shall find something new.
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Age
Engrave this Quote Every man is the creature of the age in which he lives; very few are able to raise themselves above the ideas of the time.
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Ancestry, Ancestors
Engrave this Quote Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.
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Angels
Engrave this Quote It is not known precisely where angels dwell -- whether in the air, the void, or the planets. It has not been God's pleasure that we should be informed of their abode.
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Animals
Engrave this Quote Animals have these advantages over man: They have no theologians to instruct them, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.
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Appreciation
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Argument & Debate
Engrave this Quote A long dispute means that both parties are wrong
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Engrave this Quote Men argue, nature acts.
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Engrave this Quote Weakness on both sides is, the motto of all quarrels.
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Assumptions
Engrave this Quote Let us work without theorizing, 'Tis the only way to make life endurable.
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Authors & Writing
Engrave this Quote You can never correct your work well until you have forgotten it.
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Boredom
Engrave this Quote All kinds are good except the kind that bores you.
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Bravery
Engrave this Quote He who dies before many witnesses always does so with courage.
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Certainty
Engrave this Quote Doubt is not a pleasant mental state, but certainty is a ridiculous one.
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Character
Engrave this Quote The only way to compel men to speak good of us is to do it.
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Common Sense
Engrave this Quote Common sense is not so common.
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Conformity & Nonconformity
Engrave this Quote Our wretched species is so made that those who walk on the well-trodden path always throw stones at those who are showing a new road.
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Conversation
Engrave this Quote A witty saying proves nothing.
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Cowardice/Weakness
Engrave this Quote One of the chief misfortunes of honest people is that they are cowardly.
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Creation
Engrave this Quote The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream that this watch exists and has no watchmaker.
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Crying
Engrave this Quote Tears are the silent language of grief.
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Death
Engrave this Quote To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
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Deception/Lying
Engrave this Quote I should like to lie at your feet and die in your arms.
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Divorce
Engrave this Quote Divorce is probably of nearly the same date as marriage. I believe, however, that marriage is some weeks the more ancient.
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Doctors
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