Category Archives: habits

Mark Twain Quotes

Nothing needs reforming as other people’s habits. From “Reader’s Digest” 1996 calendar I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. From “Reader’s Digest” Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example. … Continue reading

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A Message From Children To Their Parents

Don’t spoil me. I know quite well that I ought not to have all I ask for. I’m only testing you. Don’t be afraid to be firm with me. I prefer it. It lets me know where I stand. Don’t … Continue reading

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