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Patience is an integral part of talent.

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There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them!
— Vicki Baum

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There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.
— Vicki Baum
There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.


Fame always brings loneliness.  Success is as ice cold and as lonely as the north pole.

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Marriage always demands the greatest understanding of the art of insincerity possible between two human beings.


Serious difficulties don't vanish by themselves, they are standing around your bed when you open your eyes the next morning.


The lovely thing about real happiness is that it is there all of a sudden, unexpected, weightless as a little summer cloud and just as radiant and intangible.


Curious, how each one of us secretly carries his private cemetery around with him and watches it filling up with ever new graves.  The last one to be our own.


Worries are the most stubborn habits in the world.  Even after a poor man has won a huge lottery prize, he will still for months wake up in the night with a start, worrying about food and rent.