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We laugh at him who steps out of his room at the very moment when the sun steps out, and says: "I will the sun to rise"; and at hi ...
If you turn aside from following me, you or your children, and do not keep my commandments and my statutes...then...Israel will be ...
What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
I had a strong curiosity to be satisfied if he persisted in disbelieving a future state even when he had death before his eyes.... ...
Whoever is admitted or sought for, in company, upon any other account than that of his merit and manners, is never respected there ...
If ever a man and his wife, or a man and his mistress, who pass nights as well as days together, absolutely lay aside all good bre ...
This one fact the world hates; that the soul becomes; for that forever degrades the past, turns all riches to poverty, all reputat ...
Although there have been witty big men--Oscar Wilde comes first to mind--wit and humor seem more in the province of the smaller ma ...
People who use their erudition to write for a learned minority ... don't seem to me favored by fortune but rather to be pitied for ...
When the white frock is laid aside, the bigger miss seats herself in public at a ball, expecting every moment to be chosen by some ...
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