If you have accomplished all that you have planned for yourself, you have not planned enough.

— Edward Everett Hale

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In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.

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If you have accomplished all that you have planned for yourself, you have not planned enough

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[S]leep, and enough of it, is the prime necessity.

Enough exercise, and good food and enough, are other necessities. But sleep—good sleep, and enough of it—this is a necessity without which you cannot have the exercise of use, nor the food.

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'Do you pray for the senators, Dr. Hale?' No, I look at the senators and I pray for the country.

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In the pure mathematics we contemplate absolute truths which existed in the divine mind before the morning stars sang together, and which will continue to exist there when the last of their radiant host shall have fallen from heaven.

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Look up, and not down; Out and not in; Forward and not back; And lend a hand.

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Look up and not down;Look forward and not back;Look out and not in;Lend a Hand.

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You shall not pile, with servile toil, Your monuments upon my breast, Nor yet within the common soil Lay down the wreck of power to rest, Where man can boast that he has trod On him that was "the scourge of God."

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War - hard apprenticeship of freedom.

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The making of friends who are real friends, is the best token we have of a man's success in life.

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For all mankind that unstained scroll unfurled, Where God might write anew the story of the World.

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Wise anger is like fire from a flint: there is great ado to get it out;

and when it does come, it is out again immediately.

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About Edward Everett Hale

Quotes 27 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Historian
Birthday April 3, 1822

Take time enough for your meals, and eat them in company whenever you can.

There is no need for hurry in life—least of all when we are eating.

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He loved his country as no other man has loved her, but no man deserved less at her hands.

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Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time.

Some people bear three kinds; all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have.

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Behind all these men you have to do with, behind officers, and government, and people even, there is the country herself, your country, and . . . you belong to her as you belong to your own mother. Stand by her, boy, as you would stand by your mother.

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Friendship is one of the greatest luxuries of life.

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I am only one, But still I am one.I cannot do everything,But still I can do something;And because I cannot do everythingI will not refuse to do the something that I can do.

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You and I must not complain if our plans break down if we have done our part.

That probably means that the plans of One who knows more than we do have succeeded.

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No gilded dome swells from the lowly roof to catch the morning or evening beam;

but the love and gratitude of united America settle upon it in one eternal sunshine. From beneath that humble roof went forth the intrepid and unselfish warrior, the magistrate who knew no glory but his country's good; to that he returned, happiest when his work was done. There he lived in noble simplicity, there he died in glory and peace.

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I can't do everything, but that won't stop me from doing the little I can do.

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Some people bear three kinds of trouble -- the ones they've had, the ones they have, and the ones they expect to have.

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I know I am only one, but I am one, and just because I'm one should not stop me from

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Do you pray for the Senators, Dr. Hale? someone asked the chaplain. No, I look at the Senators and pray for the country.

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An intelligent class can scarce ever be, as a class, vicious, and never, as a class, indolent. The excited mental activity operates as a counterpoise to the stimulus of sense and appetite.

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I will not refuse to do the something I can do.

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