Short Takes

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Short Takes (by L. L.)
The "things I cannot change" are outside myself and in some way connected with other persons, while the "things I can" are within myself.
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A man is just as big as the thing that makes him angry.
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Bars are something which, it you go into too many of, you are apt to come out singing a few of, and maybe land behind some of.
Short Takes (by Cedar Rapids Newsletter)
Some people are so sensitive they feel snubbed if an epidemic overlooks them.
Short Takes (by George N. Craig)
Recognizing alcoholism as a disease, rather than a crime, is a basic measure in the advancement of our civilization.
Short Takes (by John Watson)
What does your anxiety do? It does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, but it empties today of its strength.
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Jumping to conclusions is about the only mental exercise some people take.
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Before you judge another, walk in his shoes for a month.
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He learns but half who hears only one side.
Short Takes (by Benjamin Franklin)
The absent are never without fault nor the present without excuse