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Extinguishing the light of other peoples candles, does not make yours burn brighter.

All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle. — Francis of Assisi

Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire. — Francois de la Rochefoucauld

The thirst after happiness is never extinguished in the heart of man. — Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished. — Francis Bacon

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires. — Francois de la Rochefoucauld

The terrible thing about terrorism is that ultimately it destroys those who practice it. Slowly but surely, as they try to extinguish life in others, the light within them dies. — Terry Waite

The voice of intelligence ... is drowned out by the roar of fear. It is ignored by the voice of desire. It is contradicted by the voice of shame. It is biased by hate and extinguished by anger. Most of all it is silenced by ignorance. — Karl Menninger

In some sort of crude sense, which no vulgarity, no humor, no overstatement can quite extinguish, the physicists have known sin; and this is a knowledge which they cannot lose. — J. Robert Oppenheimer