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Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The soul is stronger than its surroundings. - William James

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1842-1910, philosopher

Born:11th January, 1842
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Starsign: Capricorn

Author Keywords: Philosopher

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