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It takes ten years to grow good trees, but a hundred years to grow good people.
The "be all and end all" child may not grow into a brilliant adult.
Whilst we converse with what is above us, we do not grow old, but grow young.
Then now is the chance for the flowers
That can't stand mowers and plowers.
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Authoritarian methods do not produce independence: they reinforce dependence. Independent functioning is not simply the ability to ...
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
Something magical happens when parents turn into grandparents. Their attitude changes from "money-doesn't-grow-on-trees" to spendi ...
... the mass migrations now habitual in our nation are disastrous to the family and to the formation of individual character. It i ...
Christianity only hopes. It has hung its harp on the willows, and cannot sing a song in a strange land. It has dreamed a sad dream ...
Shall, then, the maple yield sugar, and not man? Shall the farmer be thus active, and surely have so much sugar to show for it, be ...
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