Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. —Mark Twain

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Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

MARK TWAIN

[Samuel Clemens] humorist, essayist, novelist

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veronica Boahemaa from Ghana SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
Am blessed with this quotes

Scott Gilbert from La Villa, Texas  JULY 30, 2014
May you always have fair winds and calm seas.


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