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Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist: it reduces him to his fighting weight.

Josh Billings

Josh Billings was the pen name of 19th-century American humorist Henry Wheeler Shaw (April 21, 1818 – October 14, 1885). He was a famous humor writer and lecturer in the United States, perhaps second only to Mark Twain, during the latter half of the 19th century.

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There are two things in life for which we are never truly prepared: twins.
Life is short but it's long enough to ruin any man who wants to be ruined.
Laughter is the fireworks of the soul.
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.

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