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    Malta is a sod of a place.

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  2. 9

    Going to war was the only unselfish thing I have ever done for humanity.

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  3. 8

    True leadership strengthens the followers. It is a process of teaching, setting an example, and empowering others. If you seek to lead, your ability will ultimately be measured in the successes of those around you.

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  4. 7

    If you could do something that would make people happy, and it would cost you neither money nor time, would you do it? If that same thing made you happy, would you do it? What is this magical thing that will brighten your day and the days of people around you and yet cost you nothing? A smile.

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  5. 6

    Stardom is like making love in a hammock - a happy experience but one of uncertain duration.

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  6. 5

    Champagne offers a minimum of alcohol and a maximum of companionship.

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  7. 4

    Never stop learning and adapting. The world will always be changing. If you limit yourself to what you knew and what you were comfortable with earlier in your life, you will grow increasingly frustrated with your surroundings as you age.

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  8. 3

    Watching too much TV can triple our hunger for more possessions, while reducing our personal contentment by about 5 percent for every hour a day we watch.

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    Keep the circus going inside you, keep it going, don't take anything too seriously, it'll all work out in the end.

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  10. 1

    I have a face that is a cross between two pounds of halibut and an explosion in an old clothes closet.

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  11. Last Update: 27 November 2022

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