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Birthday Quotes 6-10

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Birthday Quotes

Like many women my age, I am 28 years old.
Mary Schmich

There is still no cure for the common birthday.
John Glenn

Thirty was so strange for me. I’ve really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.
C. S. Lewis

This is a wonderful way to celebrate an 80th birthday… I wanted to be 65 again, but they wouldn’t let me – Homeland Security.
Art Buchwald

To me – old age is always ten years older than I am.
John Burroughs

Nature Quotes 121-125

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 Nature Quotes
Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral. 
John Burroughs 

Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain. 
Henry David Thoreau 

Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed. 
Francis Bacon 

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was. 
Dag Hammarskjold 

Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains. 
Diane Ackerman

Nature Quotes 21-25

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Nature Quotes
Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it. 
Russell Baker 

I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale, you could not ignore its beauty. 
Georgia O'Keeffe 

I go to nature to be soothed and healed, and to have my senses put in order. 
John Burroughs 

I knew, of course, that trees and plants had roots, stems, bark, branches and foliage that reached up toward the light. But I was coming to realize that the real magician was light itself. 
Edward Steichen 

I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do. 
Willa Cather

Motivational Quotes 16-20

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Motivational Quotes
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success. 
John D. Rockefeller 

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. 
Thomas Paine 

It's always too early to quit. 
Norman Vincent Peale 

Know or listen to those who know. 
Baltasar Gracian 

Leap, and the net will appear. 
John Burroughs