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Quotation by Henri-Frédéric Amiel
Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation appled to life.
Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821–1881), Swiss philosopher, poet. Journal Intime, entry for Nov. 12, 1852 (1882), trans. by Mrs. Humphry Ward (1892).
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