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Audrey Hepburn – How to be beautiful

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Audrey HepburnFor beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.

Audrey Hepburn   (1929-1993)

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Anne Frank – People are good at heart

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Anne FrankIt’s really a wonder that I haven’t dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them. because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank   (1929–1945)

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Albert Einstein – A goal of comfort

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Albert EinsteinThe ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth. To make a goal of comfort or happiness has never appealed to me; a system of ethics built on this basis would be sufficient only for a herd of cattle.

Albert Einstein   (1879-1955)

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Fred Rogers – It’s not honors or prizes which nourish souls

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Fred RogersIt’s not the honors and the prizes and the fancy outsides of life which ultimately nourish our souls. It’s the knowing that we can be trusted, that we never have to fear the truth, that the bedrock of our very being is good stuff.

Fred Rogers  

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Leo Tolstoy – To get power and retain it

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Leo TolstoyIn order to get power and retain it, it is necessary to love power; but love of power is not connected with goodness but with qualities that are the opposite of goodness, such as pride, cunning, and cruelty.

Leo Tolstoy   (1828-1910)

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