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One does not improve through argument but through example; one does not touch except through emotion; one does not hope to excite love except through love. Be what you wish to make others become. Make yourself, not your words, a sermon.

Henri Frederic Amiel

*From 'The Private Journal of Henri Frederic Amiel.'

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