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Page 134 - So it is in contemplation; if a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.
Page 94 - Then give to the world the best you have, And the best will come back to you.
Page 93 - Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.
Page 117 - He that will not when he may, When he will he shall have nay.
Page 84 - A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control.
Page 86 - For want of a nail the shoe is lost, for want of a shoe the horse is lost, for want of a horse the rider is lost.
Page 92 - The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
Page 310 - Lincoln's well-known dictum that "you can fool some of the people all the time, and all the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.