The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
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Your honesty is not to be based either on religion or policy. Both your religion and policy must be based on it. Your honesty must be based, as the sun is, in vacant heaven poised, as the lights in the firmament, which have rule over the day and over the night.
When we build, let us think that we build for ever.
Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.
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