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“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde
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“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
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Mae West
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
Mahatma Gandhi
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Mahatma Gandhi
Robert Frost
“In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.”
Robert Frost
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Albert Camus
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Albert Camus
Eleanor Roosevelt
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
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Mark Twain
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Mark Twain
Elbert Hubbard
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Elbert Hubbard
Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde
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