Quotation by Eric Hoffer

Dissipation is a form of self-sacrifice.
Eric Hoffer (1902–1983), U.S. philosopher. The Passionate State of Mind, aph. 9 (1955).

Hoffer adds: "The passage from this to other forms of self-sacrifice is not uncommon. Passionate sinning has not infrequently been an apprenticeship to sainthood."
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