„I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.“

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„I will follow you — until you tell me to go away. Then I'll leave. But I have to love you for the rest of my life.“

—  Paulo Coelho, By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept
Context: I am going to sit here with you by the river. If you go home to sleep, I will sleep in front of your house. And if you go away, I will follow you — until you tell me to go away. Then I'll leave. But I have to love you for the rest of my life.

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„All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me...“

—  Walt Disney American film producer and businessman 1901 - 1966
Context: All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me... You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. As quoted in The Story of Walt Disney (1957)

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„The most important day I remember in all my life is the one on which my teacher, Anne Mansfield Sullivan, came to me.“

—  Helen Keller American author and political activist 1880 - 1968
Context: The most important day I remember in all my life is the one on which my teacher, Anne Mansfield Sullivan, came to me. I am filled with wonder when I consider the immeasurable contrasts between the two lives which it connects. It was the third of March, 1887, three months before I was seven years old. Ch. 4

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„I have attempted to write the following account of myself, as if I were a dead man in another world looking back at my own life. Nor have I found this difficult, for life is nearly over with me. I have taken no pains about my style of writing.“

—  Charles Darwin British naturalist, author of "On the origin of species, by means of natural selection" 1809 - 1882
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„My prayer is that God give me no longer life than I shall be glad to use mine office in edification, and not in destruction.“

—  Thomas Cromwell, 1st Earl of Essex English statesman and chief minister to King Henry VIII of England 1485 - 1540
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