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George MacDonald



    Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.

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    It is not in the nature of politics that the best men should be elected. The best men do not want to govern their fellowmen.

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    Few delights can equal the presence of one whom we trust utterly.

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    We die daily. Happy those who daily come to life as well.

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    Nature is brimful of symbolic and analogical parallels to the goings and comings, the growth and the changes of the highest nature in man. It could not be otherwise. For not only did they issue from the same thought, but the one is made for the other. Nature is an outer garment for man, or a living house, rather, for man to live in.

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    How strange this fear of death is! We are never frightened at a sunset.

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