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Duty without pain

“Do something every day that you don’t want to do; this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.” ~ Mark Twain

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Greater Pain to Persuade Others

“We take greater pains to persuade others that we are happy than in endeavoring to think so ourselves.” ~ Confucius

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All Pain is Either Severe or Slight

“All pain is either severe or slight, if slight, it is easily endured; if severe, it will without doubt be brief.” ~ Cicero

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Be Soft

“Be soft. Do not let the world make you hard. Do not let the pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness.” ~ Kurt Vonnegut

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