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Favourite Quotes//Eight

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“To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.โ€

Friedrich Nietzsche 1844 – 1900

Could I have as a favourite quote one which I only discovered in recent weeks – I decided that yes I could as it resonates strongly.

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Favourite Quotes//Seven

Albert Schweitzer quote

‘Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into flame by an encounter with another human being’

Albert Schweitzer 1875 – 1965

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Rules To Live By



One of the subjects I studied at University was philosophy. Not that you would know that if you were ever to sit down and chat with me. Whatever tenuous knowledge, parked in short-term memory, I once had of the works by the great and the good in the world of philosophy has long since evaporated. In my defence it was a long time ago.

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