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Most people live, whether physically, intellectually or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being. They make use of a very small portion of their possible consciousness, and of their soul's resources in general, much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism, should get into a habit of using and moving only his lttle finger. Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.

~ William James

Swiftly arose and spread around me the peace and knowledge that pass all the argument of the earth, And I know that the hand of God is the promise of my own, And I know that the spirit of God is the brother of my own, And that all the men ever born are also my brothers, and the women my sisters and lovers, And that a kelson of the creation is love.
~ Walt Whitman

No life is so hard that you can't make it easier by the way you take it.
~ Ellen Glasgow

Why comes temptation, but for man to meet and master and crouch beneath his foot, and so be pedestaled in triumph
~ Robert Browning

No one can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
~ Charles Dudley Warner

The distance between the present system and our proposal is like comparing the distance between a Model T and the space shuttle. And I should know I've seen both.
~ Ronald Reagan


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