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Quote – Mary Wortley Montagu

Whoever will cultivate their own mind will find full employment. Every virtue does not only require great care in the planting, but as much daily solicitude in cherishing as exotic fruits and flowers. – Mary Wortley Montagu (1689-1762)

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Quote – Etty Hillesum

I think what weakens people most is fear of wasting their strength. – Etty Hillesum

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Quote – Joan Borysenko

“The soul grows well when giving and receiving love. Love is, after all, a verb, an action word, not a noun.” – Joan Borysenko

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Quote – Francis Harry Compton Crick

It is not easy to convey, unless one has experienced it, the dramatic feeling of sudden enlightenment that floods the mind when the right idea finally clinches into place. – Francis Harry Compton Crick

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Quote – Katharine Hepburn

Life is to be lived. If you have to support yourself, you had bloody well better find some way that is going to be interesting. And you don’t do that by sitting around. – Katharine Hepburn

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