Abraham Lincoln

“Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?”

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United, born February 12th, 1809

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Robert Frost

“It’s a funny thing that when a man hasn’t anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married.”

Robert Frost, poet, born March 26th, 1941

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Victor Hugo

“I don’t mind what Congress does, as long as they don’t do it in the streets and frighten the horses.”

Victor Hugo, French poet, February 26th, 1802

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Elizabeth Bowen

“Experience isn’t interesting until it begins to repeat itself. In fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience.”

Elizabeth Bowen, novelist, born June 7th, 1899

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Helen Keller

“Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others.”

Helen Keller, author, June 7th, 1880

Happy Birthday!!

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Bernard Williams

“Talent is a flame. Genius is a fire.”

Bernard Williams, philosopher, born September 21st, 1929

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Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“It doesn’t matter if the water is cold or warm if you’re going to have to wade through it anyway.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, philosopher, born May 1st, 1881

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