1.  Charlie Chaplin:  Life is a beautiful, magnificent thing, even to a jellyfish. 
 
 This quote is from the incredible film, Limelight, where Calvero (played by Chaplin) inspires a suicidal ballet dancer not to give up her life and dreams.
 
    


2.  Mark Twain: 
 Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. 
 
 Twain, author of Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, was an adamant supporter of emancipation. He stated that "Lincoln's Proclamation...not only set the black slaves...

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