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Intellect annuls fate. So far as a man thinks, he is free.-EMERSON.

Intellect really exists in its products; its kingdom is here.-COLERIDGE.

Intellectual brilliancy weighs as light as punk against 'the gold of gentleness and character.

-NEWELL D. HILLIS. Inventions may be defined as great minds detecting the strategic moment in nature.-NEWELL D. HILLIS. Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.-Bible.

"It doesn't cost anything to say 'Good morning,' even if it's raining."

It is a brief period of life that is granted us by nature, but the memory of a well-spent life never dies.-CICERO. It is almost as difficult to make a man unlearn his errors as his knowledge.-COLTON.

It is as great to be a woman as to be a man.


It is best to love wisely, no doubt; but to love foolishly

is better than not to be able to love at all.-THACKERAY.

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It is better to fight for good than to rail at the ill." It is better to inspire the heart with a noble sentiment than to teach the mind a truth in science.


It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native mettle of a man is tested.-LOWELL.

It is delightful to transport one's self into the spirit of the past, to see how a wise man has thought before us.-GOETHE.

"It is difficult to estimate the influence of a habit early formed of doing everything to a finish."

"It is generally the idle who complain they cannot find time to do that which they fancy they wish."

It is no use running; to set out betimes is the main point.-LA FONTAINE.

It is not an easy thing to live a life worthy of the time and the effort of a biographer.-BEATTIE.

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare to attempt them, but they are difficult because we do not dare to say so.-SENECA.

"It is not ease, but effort; not faculty, but difficulty, that makes a man.'

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"It is not the position, but the disposition, that makes men happy."

It is our hearers who inspire us.-VINET.

It is possible that a man can be so changed by love that one could not recognize him to be the same person. -TERENCE.

It is the good reader that makes the good book. A good head cannot read amiss.-EMERSON.

It is the law of all organized beings that efficiency presupposes apprenticeship.-HERBERT SPENCER.

It is the principle of war that when one can use the thunderbolt, it should be preferred to cannon.

-NAPOLEON. It is the surmounting of difficulties that makes heroes. -KOSSUTH.

It is vain to put wealth within the reach of him who will not stretch out his hand to take it.-DR. JOHNSON.

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It is well to think well. It is divine to act well. -HORACE MANN. It lies in our own power to attune the mind to cheerfulness.-AUERBACH.

It may make a difference to all eternity whether we do right or wrong today.-JAMES FREEMAN CLARKE.

It never occurs to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.-GOETHE.

It seems that immortal renown is achieved not so much by the solitary deed of greatness as by humble fidelity to life's detail.-NEWELL D. HILLIS.

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It takes a great man to make a good listener.


It was impossible for the American Revolution to succeed-but it did.—CHAS. AUSTIN BATES.

It's easy ter have a merry twinkle in th' eye when ev'rything goes well.-UNCLE HENRY.

"It's the good apple tree that has the most clubs
thrown at it."

It's the songs ye sing an' the smiles ye wear
That's a-makin' the sun shine everywhere.


It's the trouble that never comes that causes loss of sleep.-CHAS. AUSTIN BATES.

Justice exacts that those by whom we are most benefited should be most admired.-DR. JOHNSON.

Justice is often pale and melancholy; but gratitude, her daughter, is constantly in the flower of spirits and bloom of loveliness.-LANDOR.

"Keep moving; inactivity is the breathing place of sin."

Keep steadily before you the fact that all true success depends at last upon yourself.-THEODORE T. MUNGER. Keep the imagination sane; that is one of the truest conditions of communion with heaven.-HAWTHORNE. Keep thy heart with all diligence, for out of it are the issues of life.—Bible.

Keep yourself persistently at your best.

"Killing time is suicide."


Kindness in us is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another.-LANDOR.

Kindness is something we receive and have to pass along in order to keep it.-HUBBARD.

Know thyself, presume not God to scan.

The proper study of mankind is man.-POPE.

Knowledge is what I love; and the men who dwell in towns are my teachers, not trees and landscape.


Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.-PLATO.

Labor is the smelter wherein are dumped the crude ores of humanity, for a true test of values.

-Insurance Press.

Laughing cheerfulness throws sunlight on all the paths of life.-RICHTER.

Lay hold of life with both hands, wherever thou mayest seize it, it is interesting.-GOETHE.

"Learn a man's limitations. If you make him bite off more than he can chew, don't get mad at him if he has to spit it out."-GEORGE HORACE LORIMER.

Let a broken man cling to his work. If it saves nothing else, it will save him.-BEECHER.

Let an independent thinker show a fearless fidelity to his convictions, and the shafts of bigotry and envy fall helpless and harmless at his feet.-New York Tribune. Let every one ascertain his special business and calling, and then stick to it if he wants to be successful.


Let him that thinketh that he standeth take heed lest he fall.-Bible.

Let him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.-CARLYLE.

Let us have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us dare to do our duty as we understand it. -LINCOLN.

Liberty is never cheap. It is made difficult, because freedom is the accomplishment and perfectness of man. -EMERSON.

Liberty is rendered even more precious by the recollections of servitude.-CICERO.

Life always takes on the character of its motive. -J. G. HOLLAND. Life is a rich strain of music, suggesting a realm too fair to be.-GEO. WM. CURTIS.

Life is a species of energy, and each man expends his energy in and about those things which chiefly delight him.-ARISTOTLE.

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