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Oliver Wendell Holmes Quotes

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«A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot answer, and attempting a task he cannot achieve.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«The mode by which the inevitable comes to pass is effort.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«Greatness is not in where we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it -- but sail we must and not drift, nor lie at anchor.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«Beware how you take away hope from another human being» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«Consciously or unconsciously we all strive to make the kind of a world we like.» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
«Old age is fifteen years older than I am. (also attributed to Bernard Baruch in slightly different form)» — Oliver Wendell Holmes
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