If your parents never had children, chances are you won’t, either.
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If the people really set their minds on anything it is impossible to prevent their getting what they want.
We tell lies when we are afraid, . . . afraid of what we don’t know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.
My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.
Pies, para que los quiero si tengo alas para volar. (“Feet, what do I need them for if I have wings to fly.”)