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RickLondonGreen: But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes

Hatsutane: Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which they grow. -Oliver Wendell Holmes

ringo_no_report: Life is a fatal complaint, and an eminently contagious one. -by. Oliver Wendell Holmes

Hotsprings_News: Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future. -Oliver Wendell Holmes

chikuwa100q_bot: 75. The sound of a kiss/ is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer. [Oliver Wendell Holmes]

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milicah_w: DAILY ILLUMINATION "Fame usually comes to those who are thinking about something else." Oliver Wendell Holmes

W_TripSolution: “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Philip_D_Conrad: Life is a fatal complaint, and an eminently contagious one. (Oliver Wendell Holmes)

JeffMach: "Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening." -Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 - 1894)

wisdom2inspire_: Man's mind, stretched to a new idea, never goes back to its original dimensions. Oliver Wendell Holmes

SocioTrip: “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

MikesJokesEtc: It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen. -Oliver Wendell Holmes

ChuckCanady: Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

MrPranPatel: Taxes are the price we pay for a civilized society. Taxes are the price we pay for civilization. I like to pay taxes. With them I buy civilization. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

SCOTUSBios: 12/4/1902- Be acclamation, Senate confirmed Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

InterestingFol1: The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

attitudeCSGO: "The right to swing my fist ends where the other man's nose begins."- Oliver Wendell Holmes (1841-1935)

giftedkids: A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions. — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Daily Inspiration

W_TripSolution: “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

rajanugrankar: To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man. —Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

chang40: A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions. — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

ringo_no_report: Life is a fatal complaint, and an eminently contagious one. -by. Oliver Wendell Holmes

SocioTrip: “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Florida_Green: Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes

ringo_no_report: Life is a fatal complaint, and an eminently contagious one. -by. Oliver Wendell Holmes

RickLondonGreen: But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes

somequotesbot: "Even a dog distinguishes between being stumbled over and being kicked." - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

AroundOMedia: "Friendship is the breathing rose with sweets in every fold". -Oliver Wendell Holmes

Josefbataona: Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

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I saw a dove fear-daunted,
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Where waves their power vaunted,
From land it had been riven.
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