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That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.

People need hard times and oppression to develop psychic muscles.

Because I could not stop for Death He kindly stopped for me.
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The brain is wider than the sky.

Not knowing when the dawn will come I open every door.
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Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.

If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.

A wounded deer leaps the highest.

Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate.

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

Forever is composed of nows.

Faith is a fine invention
When Gentlemen can see -
But Microscopes are prudent
In an Emergency.

I dwell in possibility.

Surgeons must be very careful
When they take the knife!
Underneath their fine incisions
Stirs the Culprit - Life!

A mother is one to whom you hurry when you are troubled.

My friends are my estate.

Art is a house that tries to be haunted.

I'll tell you how the sun rose - a ribbon at a time.

The possible's slow fuse is lit by the imagination.

The Possible's slow fuse is lit
By the Imagination.

One need not be a chamber to be haunted;
One need not be a house;
The brain has corridors surpassing
Material place.

We never know how high we are
Till we are called to rise;
And then, if we are true to plan,
Our statures touch the skies.

The heroism we recite
Would be a daily thing,
Did not ourselves the cubits warp
For fear to be a king.

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