Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.

Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.

Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.

Stronger than lover's love is lover's hate. Incurable, in each, the wounds they make.

That is the difference between good teachers and great teachers: good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends. My teacher was Ferruccio Cusinati

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

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Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.

Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.

Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, Say nothing, and Be nothing.

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.

Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.

The Secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.

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Your silence gives consent.

Remember that what you have now was once among the things you only hoped for.

A true friend is one soul in two bodies. find the person who completes you!

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.

The more you know, the more you know you don't know.

No Act of Kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

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The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself.

Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Improve the World Through Music.

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Learn to be silent. Let your quiet mind listen and absorb.

Love is a serious mental disease.

Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.

It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.

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One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.

Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.

It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows.

I don't need the money, dear. I work for art.

Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.

The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.

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Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.

The first and the best victory is to conquer self.

First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.

There is nothing permanent except change.

I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.

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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

Silence has many beauties.

Happiness depends upon ourselves.

I cannot switch my voice. My voice is not like an elevator going up and down.

The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.

The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.

We have two ears and one mouth so we may listen more and talk the less.

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Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.

To do nothing is sometimes a good remedy.

Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.

There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.

If thou wilt make a man happy, add not unto his riches but take away from his desires.

Small opportunities are often the beginnings of great enterprises.

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We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

We don’t rise to the level of our expectations – we fall to the level of our training.

Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.