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The beauty of 'spacing' childr...

The beauty of 'spacing' children many years apart lies in the fact that parents have time to learn the mistakes that were made with the older ones - which permits them to make exactly the opposite mistakes with the younger ones.

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Our dilemma is that we hate ch...

Our dilemma is that we hate change and love it at the same time what we really want is for things to remain the same but get better.

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The two words 'information' an...

The two words 'information' and 'communication' are often used interchangeably, but they signify quite different things. Information is giving out communication is getting through.

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The primary purpose of a liber...

The primary purpose of a liberal education is to make one's mind a pleasant place in which to spend one's leisure.

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Democracy is the only system t...

Democracy is the only system that persists in asking the powers that be whether they are the powers that ought to be.

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Almost no one is foolish enoug...

Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage.

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It's surprising how many perso...

It's surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feelings toward themselves, and if you're not comfortable within yourself, you can't be comfortable with others.

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The three hardest tasks in the...

The three hardest tasks in the world are neither physical feats nor intellectual achievements, but moral acts: to return love for hate, to include the excluded, and to say, 'I was wrong'.

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It is easier to be a "humanita...

It is easier to be a "humanitarian" than to render your own country its proper due; it is easier to be a "patriot" than to make your community a better place to live in; it is easier to be a "civic leader" than to treat your own family with loving understanding; for the smaller the focus of attention, the harder the task.

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Nobody can be so amusingly arr...

Nobody can be so amusingly arrogant as a young man who has just discovered an old idea and thinks it is his own.

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Democracy is the only system t...

Democracy is the only system that persists in asking the powers that be whether they are the powers that ought to be.

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An idealist believes the short...

An idealist believes the short run doesn't count. A cynic believes the long run doesn't matter. A realist believes that what is done or left undone in the short run determines the long run.

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The two words Г”information' a...

The two words Г”information' and Г”communication' are often used interchangeably, but they signify quite different things. Information is giving out; communication is getting through.

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Ninety percent of the world's ...

Ninety percent of the world's woe comes from people not knowing themselves, their abilities, their frailties, and even their real virtues. Most of us go almost all the way through life as complete strangers to ourselves.

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Молодой Брэд Питт. Леонид Гайдай и Александр Демьяненко на съёмках фильма Кавказская пленница, или Новые приключения Шурика, 1966 год. Дебби Харри, 1977 год....