Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: “I’m with you kid. Let’s go.”
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My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors.
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Pit race against race, religion against religion, prejudice against prejudice. Divide and conquer! We must not let that happen here.
Girls, like men, want to be petted, pitied, and made much of, when they are diffident, in low spirits, or in unrequited love. These are services which the weak cannot render to the strong and which the strong will not render to the weak, except when there is also a difference of sex.
Money is indeed the most important thing in the world; and all sound and successful personal and national morality should have this fact for its basis.