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Games are an effective anodyne against grief, a cure for boredom, and a distraction from oneself. C E M Joad


Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety nine percent perspiration. Tomas Alva Edison


It is almost a definition of a gentleman to say he is one who never inflicts pain. Cardinal Newman


One crowded hour of glorious life,
Is worth an age without a name Sir Walter Scott


Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is reached. Swami Vivekananda


The groundwork of all happiness is health. Leigh Hunt


Mine honour is my life; both grow in one;
Take honour from me, and my life is done. Shakespeare


All human wisdom is summed up in two words wait and hope. Alexander Dumas

Universal brotherhood

The world is my country, all mankind are my brethren, and to do good is my religion. Thomas Paine


Let me be a little kinder
Let me be a little blinder
To the faults of those around me EA Guest


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