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Our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks. - Samuel Johnson


Many candles can be kindled from one candle without diminishing it. Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them. - Orison Swett Marden


Good fame is like fire: when you have kindled it you may easily preserve it; but if you extinguish it, you will not easily kindle it again. - Sir Francis Bacon


Looking forward into an empty year strikes one with a certain awe, because one finds therein no recognition. The years behind have a friendly aspect, and they are warmed by the fires we have kindled, and all their echoes are the echoes of our own voices. - Alexander Smith


Until it is kindled by a spirit as flamingly alive as the one which gave it birth a book is dead to us. Words divested of their magic are but dead hieroglyphs. (Life's Little Instruction Book) - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


The American people are slow to wrath, but when their wrath is kindled it burns like a consuming flame. - Theodore Roosevelt


Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought; Our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks. - Samuel Johnson


Knowledge always demands increase; it is like fire, which must first be kindled by some external agent, but will afterwards always propagate itself. - Samuel Johnson


What is the odds so long as the fire of souls is kindled at the taper of conviviality, and the wing of friendship never molts a feather? - Charles Dickens