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Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Great Expectations
by Charles Dickens
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Dr. Seuss
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
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“I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.”
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“The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure while the intelligent are full of doubt.”
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