The greatest loss of time is delay and expectation, which depend upon the future. We let go the present, which we have in our power, and look forward to that which depends upon chance, and so relinquish a certainty for an uncertainty.

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If you judge investigate.

If you judge investigate.

Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.

Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.

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The pressure of adversity does not affect the mind of the brave man... It is more powerful than external circumstances.

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