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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
G. S. Hillard
  A great man living for high ends is the divinest thing that can be seen on earth.  1
  Great men are among the best gifts which God bestows upon a people.  2
  Life is but another name for action; and he who is without opportunity exists, but does not live.  3
  Misfortunes have their dignity and their redeeming power.  4
  Nothing is more binding than the friendship of companions-in-arms.  5
  Age is a matter of feeling, not of years.  6

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