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Water is fluid, soft, and yielding. But water will wear away rock, which is rigid and cannot yield. As a rule, whatever is fluid, soft, and yielding will overcome whatever is rigid and hard. This is another paradox: what is soft is strong.
-- Lao Tzu.

When everything seems to be going against you, remember the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
-- Henry Ford.

There are nights when the wolves are silent, and only the moon howls.
-- George Carlin.

Hide in your heart a bitter thought,
Still it has power to blight;
Think Love, although you speak it not
It gives the world more light.
-- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

You can chase a butterfly all over the field and never catch it. But if you sit quietly in the grass it will come and sit on your shoulder.
-- Unknown.

Optimist: The glass is half full. Pessimist: The glass is half empty. Re-engineering Consultant: That glass is twice as large as it needs to be.
-- The Economics Press.

When the solution is simple, God is answering.
-- Albert Einstein.

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