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Monday, 20 November 2017
Daily Quote:
"Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth." (Proverb, Greek - Poverty and The Poor)

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Browse Quotations by Ingersoll, Robert Green

 
He stands erect by bending over the fallen. He rises by lifting others. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Aid and Assistance)
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Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great and important question, everyone should be serene, slow-pulsed and calm. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Anger)
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Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Anger)
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The Church has always been willing to swap off treasures in heaven for cash down. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Churches)
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Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Colleges and Universities)
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In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are only consequences. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Consequences)
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The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Courage)
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Courage without conscience is a wild beast. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Courage)
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It is a blessed thing that in every age some one has had the individuality enough and courage enough to stand by his own convictions. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Courage)
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When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death -- that is heroism. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Fear)
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If I owe Smith ten dollars and God forgives me, that doesn't pay Smith. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Forgiveness)
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Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Happiness)
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Happiness is not a reward -- it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment -- it is a result. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Happiness)
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Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for veracity. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Hope)
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Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate. - (Ingersoll, Robert Green - Justice)
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