“If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.”

— Charles Darwin —

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“That business we started with 10 people has now grown into a great American success story.”

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“It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.”

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“These are not dark days: these are great days – the greatest days our country has ever lived.”

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“The very greatest things – great thoughts, discoveries, inventions – have usually been nurtured in hardship, often pondered over in sorrow, and at length established with difficulty.”

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“Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearences.”

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