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Be Intimate With Few

Be courteous to all, but intimate with few. And let those few be well tried before you give them your confidence. George Washington, quoted by Andy Heller in “The Flint Journal”, 6/23/2005, pg. D1

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Children Learn What They Live

If a child lives with criticism, he learns to condemn. If a child lives with hostility, he learns to fight. If a child lives with ridicule, he learns to be shy. If a child lives with shame, he learns to … Continue reading

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Henry David Thoreau Quotes

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. I learned at least this by my … Continue reading

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