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  He makes no friends who never made a foe.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Though much is taken, much abides, and though we are not now that strength which in old days moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are. One equal temper of heroic hearts, made weak by time and fate, but strong in will to strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Better not be at all than not be noble.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  I cannot rest from travel; I will drink life to the lees.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Sometimes the heart sees what's invisible to the eye.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  No man ever got very high by pulling other people down. The intelligent merchant does not knock his competitors. The sensible worker does not work those who work with him. Dont knock your friends. Dont knock your enemies. Dont knock yourself.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Nor is it wiser to weep a true occasion lost, but trim our sails, and let old bygones be.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  I am a part of all that I have met.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Who are wise in love, love most, say least.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden forever.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Sin is too stupid to see beyond itself.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control, These three alone lead life to sovereign power.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  He makes no friends who never made a foe.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  If I had a flower for every time I thought of you... I could walk through my garden forever.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Better not be at all than not be noble.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control, These three alone lead life to sovereign power.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson
  

  Sin is too stupid to see beyond itself.  
 -  Alfred Tennyson