The small courtesies sweeten life; the greater, ennoble it. —Christian Nestell Bovee

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The small courtesies sweeten life; the greater, ennoble it.

CHRISTIAN NESTELL BOVEE

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It is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. —Helen Keller
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Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light. —Albert Schweitzer
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