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Quotation by Cesare Pavese
Will power is only the tensile strength of one's own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.
Cesare Pavese (1908–1950), Italian poet, novelist, translator. The Burning Brand: Diaries 1935-1950, entry for Jan. 15, 1938 (1952, trans. 1961).
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