The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand, the angels come to visit us and we only know them when they are gone.

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It is never too late to be what you might have been.

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An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.

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A toddling little girl is a centre of common feeling which makes the most dissimilar people understand each other.

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The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.

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