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I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but I have never read in either of them: Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden.''

Author: St. Augustine (354-430)

Profession: Numidian-born Bishop of Hippo, Theologian

Those who commit injustice bear the greatest burden.

Author: Hosea Ballou (1771-1852)

Profession: American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism''

I do not pray for a lighter load, but for a stronger back.

Author: Phillips Brooks (1835-1893)

Profession: American Minister, Poet

None knows the weight of another's burden.

Author: George Herbert (1593-1632)

Profession: British Metaphysical Poet

It's easier traveling the road of life when I don't have so much to carry on my back.

Author: Silas Weir Mitchell (1829-1914)

Profession: Physician, Writer, Poet

God gave burdens, also shoulders.

Author: Yiddish Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Yiddish Origin