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Senility Prayer

God grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, the good fortune to run into the ones I do, and the eyesight to tell the difference. Anonymous, quoted from “Wireless” catalog, Holiday Preview 2000 Advertisements

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The Brave & Bold; The Timid & Cowardly

The brave and bold persist even against fortune; the timid and cowardly rush to despair through fear alone. Tacitus

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