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... it is a lonely programme. The very virtues you cultivate become walls that inevitably separate you from your kind.... A new da ...
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we ...
"But, first a hush of peace--a soundless calm descends;
The struggle of distress, and fierce impatience ends;
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Great men wait for the right moment to abandon caution. The rest of us abandon it when impatience becomes too much for us.
Procrastination and impatience form a system of checks and balances.
Only be admonished by what you already see, not to strike leagues of friendship with cheap persons, where no friendship can be. Ou ...
I have never yet spoken from a public platform about women in industry that someone has not said, "But things are far better than ...
The besetting sin of able men is impatience of contradiction and of criticism. Even those who do their best to resist the temptati ...
As the term of my relief from this place [Washington, D.C.] approaches, it's drudgery becomes more nauseating and intolerable, and ...
If you were to read Richardson for the story, your impatience would be so much fretted that you would hang yourself. But you must ...
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