A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
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Joseph Addison (May 1, 1672 June 17, 1719) was an English politician and writer. His name is usually remembered alongside that of his long-standing friend, Richard Steele, with whom he founded The Spectator magazine.
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch ...
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
I don't pretend to understand the Universe -- it's a great deal bigger than I am.
It is not in the pursuit of happiness that we find fulfillment, it is in the happiness of pursuit.
It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated... it is finished when it surrenders.
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