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The Great Sayings by the Famous and not so Famous.

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    My dad and I are saddened to hear this news! :(
     
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    Secretary of Defense James 'Mad Dog' Mattis

     
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    "Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference." --Robert Frost, "The Road Not Taken" (1916)
     
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    "Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country."

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    A Letter Addressed to God

    A letter written in a childish scrawl came to the post office addressed to "God". A postal employee read it.

    The Letter Addressed to God


    A letter written in a childish scrawl came to the post office addressed to "God". A postal employee, not knowing exactly what to do with the letter, opened it and read: "Dear God, my name is Jimmy. I am 6 years old. My father is dead and my Mom is having a hard time raising me and my sister. Would you please send us $500?" The postal employee was touched. He showed the letter to his fellow workers and all decided to kick in a few dollars each and send it to the family. They were able to raise $300. A couple of weeks later the same post office received a second letter addressed to God. The boy thanked God for the recent infusion of cash, but ended with this request: "Next time would you please send the money directly to us? If you send it through the post office they deduct $200."