If you can’t forgive and forget, pick one.
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Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.
There is nothing more distressing or tiresome than a writer standing in front of an audience and reading his work.
It isn’t making mistakes that’s critical; it’s correcting them and getting on with the principal task.
They must first judge themselves, that presume to censure others: And such will not be apt to overshoot the Mark. We are too ready to retaliate, rather than forgive, or gain by Love and Information. And yet we could hurt no Man that we believe loves us. Let us then try what Love will do: For if Men did once see we Love them, we should soon find they would not harm us. Force may subdue, but Love gains: And he that forgives first, wins the [Laurel]. If I am even with my Enemy, the Debt is paid; but if I forgive it, I oblige him for ever.
A beautiful form is better than a beautiful face; it gives a higher pleasure than statues or pictures; it is the finest of the fine arts.
No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto.