Quotation by Herman Melville

Boy, take my advice, and never try to invent any thing but—happiness.
Herman Melville (1819–1891), U.S. author. "The Happy Failure" (1854), The Piazza Tales and Other Prose Pieces 1839-1860, The Writings of Herman Melville, vol. 9, eds. Harrison Hayford, Alma A. MacDougall, and G. Thomas Tanselle (1987).

Spoken by the failed inventor.
Surprise me with a
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