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Oscar Wilde

“The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.” –Oscar Wilde, writer, born October 16th, 1854 Happy Birthday!!

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“The world is always ready to receive talent with open arms. Very often it does not know what to do with genius.” –Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer, born August 29th, 1809 Happy Birthday!!

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Marcel Proust

“There is no man, however wise, who has not at some period of his youth said things, or lived in a way the consciousness of which is so unpleasant to him in later life that he would gladly, if he … Continue reading

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet and author, born May 25th, 1813 Happy Birthday!!

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Carl Sagan

“Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.” –Carl Sagan, astronomer, November 9th, 1935 Happy Birthday!!

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Jose Saramago

“There are plenty of reasons not to put up with the world as it is.” –Jose Saramago, novelist, born November 16th, 1922 Happy Birthday!!

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Albert Camus

“The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.” –Albert Camus, philosopher, born November 7th, 1913 Happy Birthday!!

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