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Robert Green Ingersoll

“Few rich men own their property; their property owns them.” –Robert Green Ingersoll, politician and lecturer, born August 11th, 1833 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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William Blake

“Great things are done when men and mountains meet.” –William Blake, poet, November 28th, 1757

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Baruch Spinoza

“Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it, we must direct our lives so as to please the fancy of men.” –Baruch Spinoza, Dutch philosopher, born November 24th, 1632

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Anthony Trollope

“When men think much, they can rarely decide.” –Anthony Trollope, author, born April 24th, 1815 Happy Birthday!!

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Chief Joseph

“Treat all men alike. Give them the same law. Give them an even chance to live and grow.” –Chief Joseph, leader of the Wal-lam-wat-kain, a Native American tribe, born March 3rd, 1840 Happy Birthday!!

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Lives of great men all remind us, we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us, footprints on the sands of time.” –Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet, born February 27th, 1807 Happy Birthday!!

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing.” –Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer, born August 29th, 1809 Happy Birthday!!

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