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3 Quotes to live life by:


"The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is the knowledge of our own ignorance"


“Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent." 
The game of chess is not merely an idle amusement. Several very valuable qualities of the mind, useful in the course of human life, are to be acquired or strengthened by it… For life is a kind of Chess, in which we have often points to gain, and competitors or adversaries to contend with. ~ Benjamin Franklin