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John Ruskin

“When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.” –John Ruskin, writer, born February 8th, 1819 Advertisements

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Norman Vincent Peale

“One of the greatest moments in anybody’s developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.” –Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman, author of “The Power of Positive … Continue reading

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John Stewart Mill

“The individual is not accountable to society for his actions in so far as these concern the interests of no person but himself.” –John Stewart Mill, philosopher, born May 20th, 1806 Happy Birthday!!

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Anthony Trollope

“No man thinks there is much ado about nothing when the ado is about himself.” –Anthony Trollope, author, born April 24th, 1815 Happy Birthday!!

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Heraclitus

“Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.” – Heraclitus, Greek philosopher, 544 BCE – 475 BCE

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Fyodor Dostoevsky

“The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky, novelist and essayist, November 11th, 1821 – February 9th 1881

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Charles M. Schulz

“If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself” – Charles M. Schulz, cartoonist and creator of Peanuts, November 26th, 1922 … Continue reading

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