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John C. Maxwell The first time you say something, it's heard. The second time, it's recognized, and the third time it's learned.
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Albert Camus Truly fertile Music, the only kind that will move us, that we shall truly appreciate, will be a Music conducive to Dream, which banishes all reason and analysis. One must not wish first to understand and then to feel. Art does not tolerate Reason.
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