Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Post #1652

The best way out is always through.
—Robert Frost

Monday, September 29, 2014

Post #1651

The power of man increases steadily by continuance in one direction.
—Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friday, September 26, 2014

Post #1650

I have four good reasons for being an abstainer—my head is clearer, my health is better, my heart is lighter, and my purse is heavier.
—Thomas Guthrie

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Post #1649

Temperance puts wood on the fire, meal in the barrel, flour in the tub, money in the purse, credit in the country, contentment in the house, clothes on the children, vigor in the body, intelligence in the brain, and spirit in the whole constitution.
—Benjamin Franklin

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Post #1648

Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
—Confucius

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