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September
  1. Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.
      -- Kahlil Gibran

  2. A moment is a lifetime.....but only for a moment.
      -- Anonymous

  3. Don't use time or words carelessly. Neither can be retrieved.
      -- Anonymous

  4. Life is ours to be spent, not to be saved.
      -- D.H. Lawrence

  5. Take pride in how far you have come, have faith in how far you can go.
      -- Anonymous

  6. Be brave. Even if you're not, pretend to be. No one can tell the difference.
      -- Life's Little Instruction Book

  7. There is no greater loan than a sympathetic ear.
      -- Anonymous

  8. The things taught in school are not an education but a means to an education.
      -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

  9. Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.
      -- Danny Kaye

  10. Spend each moment perfecting the next, not correcting the last.
      -- Scott Michael Durski

  11. A misty morning does not signify a cloudy day.
      -- Ancient Proverb

  12. He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.
      -- Socrates

  13. So long as we love we serve;
    So long as we are loved by others,
    I would almost say that we are indispensible;
    And no man is useless while he has a friend.
      -- Robert Louis Stevenson

  14. Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others, can not keep it from themselves.
      -- Irish blessing

  15. Come forth into the light of things and let nature be your teacher.
      -- William Wordsworth

  16. Dum spiro spero (While I breathe, I hope)
      -- South Carolina state motto

  17. Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.
      -- Anonymous

  18. Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
      -- Henry David Thoreau

  19. Live your life as an exclamation, not an explanation.
      -- Life's Little Instruction Book

  20. The only gift is a portion of yourself.
      -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

  21. There is no distance too far between friends,
    for friendship gives wings to the heart.
      -- Kathy Kay Benudiz

  22. Think where man's glory most begins and ends.
    And say my glory was I had such friends.
      -- William Butler Yeats

  23. Size matters not.
      -- Yoda, from The Empire Strikes Back

  24. Wisdom consists of knowing when to avoid perfection.
      -- Anonymous

  25. Write in the sand the flaws of your friend
      -- Pythagoras

  26. Wisdom: to live in the present, plan for the future, and profit from the past.
      -- Anonymous

  27. The soul would have no rainbow, had the eyes no tears.
      -- Anonymous

  28. True friendship is never serene
      -- Marie de Rabutin-Chantal

  29. We are such stuff as dreams are made of,
    And our little life is rounded with a sleep.
      -- William Shakespeare

  30. Thinking is the talking of the soul with itself.
      -- Plato


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