Herbert Alexander Simon quotes

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The only history is a mere question of one's struggle inside oneself. But that is the joy of it. One need neither discover America ...
I go into my library, and all history unrolls before me. I breathe the morning air of the world while the scent of Eden's roses ye ...
Charles Foster Kane: You always said you wanted to live in a palace.
Susan Alexander: Oh, a person could go crazy in this dum
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Thus thinne and lean without a fence or friend,
I was blown through with ev'ry storm and winde.
Now I am here, what thou wilt do with me
None of my books will show:
I reade, and sigh, and wish I were a tree;
At first thou gav'st me milk and sweetnesses;
I had my wish and way:
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Ah my deare God! though I am clean forgot, Let me not love thee, if I love thee not.
Then say not Man's imperfect, Heav'n in fault;
Say rather, Man's as perfect as he ought:
In Pride, in reas'ning Pride, our error lies;
All quit their sphere, and rush into the skies.
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Know then thyself, presume not God to scan,
The proper study of mankind is Man.
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