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Rulers do not reduce taxes to be kind. Expediency and greed create high taxation, and normally it takes an impending read more

Rulers do not reduce taxes to be kind. Expediency and greed create high taxation, and normally it takes an impending catastrophe to bring it down.

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As an editor, I've always known that memoirs are selective truth. I don't know that I've ever known anybody who read more

As an editor, I've always known that memoirs are selective truth. I don't know that I've ever known anybody who created things, made them up, so much as I know that people edit their memories. We all do this.

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Get dealt a set of cards in life, and just deal with them........no problem.

Get dealt a set of cards in life, and just deal with them........no problem.

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The American experiment is the most tremendous and far reaching engine of social change which has ever either blessed or read more

The American experiment is the most tremendous and far reaching engine of social change which has ever either blessed or cursed mankind.

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Its like buying a bottle of milk and getting a bottle of orange........you just would not accept it would you????

Its like buying a bottle of milk and getting a bottle of orange........you just would not accept it would you????

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No one ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him; it is the amount and read more

No one ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him; it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction

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Buy a tin of food with no wrapper and be surprised at tea time.

Buy a tin of food with no wrapper and be surprised at tea time.

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Custom said, 'Get up.' Society said, 'Get up.' Politics said, 'Get up.' The bus driver said, 'Get up.' But you read more

Custom said, 'Get up.' Society said, 'Get up.' Politics said, 'Get up.' The bus driver said, 'Get up.' But you gave her the power to stay seated. She heard your voice.

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This is your standard bulb. I can plug in the energy saving bulb that's equal to the incandescent bulb as read more

This is your standard bulb. I can plug in the energy saving bulb that's equal to the incandescent bulb as you can see.

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It's three inches thick, so it's going to keep all the heat inside your water heater that otherwise would be read more

It's three inches thick, so it's going to keep all the heat inside your water heater that otherwise would be radiating out into your room.

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