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For many years I was self-appointed inspector of snow-storms and rain-storms and did my duty faithfully. - Henry David Thoreau

O rose, who dares to name thee? No longer roseate now, nor soft, nor sweet, But pale, and hard, and dry, as stubble-wheat, Kept seven years in a drawer, thy titles shame thee. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads, which sew people together through the years. That's what makes a marriage last, more than passion or sex. - Simone Signoret

No girl who is going to marry need bother to win a college degree; she just naturally becomes a 'Master of Arts' and a 'Doctor of Philosophy' after catering to an ordinary man for a few years. - Helen Rowland

I would especially like to re-court the Muse of poetry, who ran off with the mailman four years ago, and drops me only a scribbled postcard from time to time. - John Updike

There is no progress whatever. Everything is just the same as it was thousands, and tens of thousands, of years ago. The outward form changes. The essence does not change. - Robert Louis Stevenson

Master and Doctor are my titles; for ten years now, without repose, I held my erudite recitals and led my pupils by the nose. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Take kindly the council of the years gracefully surrendering the things of youth. Nurture the strength of spirit to shield you in sudden misfortune. But do not distress yourself with imaginings. Many fears are born of fatigue and loneliness. (Desiderata) - Max Ehrmann