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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
  Cut out the love of self, like an autumn lotus, with thy hand.  1
  Hatred does not cease by hatred at any time; hatred ceases by love.  2
  If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought, happiness follows him like a shadow that never leaves him.  3
  Let a man overcome anger by love, let him overcome evil by good; let him overcome the greedy by liberality, the liar by truth.  4
  Temperance is a tree which has for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace.  5
  The greatest prayer is patience.  6

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