“Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.”

— H. L. Mencken


“One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.”
— Thomas Fuller


“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.”
— Confucius


“A teacher is a person who never says anything once.”
— Howard Nemerov

All That I Can

“Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all that I can?”
— Sun Tzu

Mediocre Passions

“Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.”
— Francois de La Rochefoucauld


“Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.”
— Henry Ford

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