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It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul.
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
Tell me what you eat and I'll tell you who you are.
The three great elements of modern civilization, gunpowder, printing, and the Protestant religion.
I have three kinds of friends: those who love me, those who pay no attention to me, and those who detest me.
What a man is ashamed of is always at bottom himself; and he is ashamed of himself at bottom always for being afraid.
A man ceases to be a beginner in any given science and becomes a master in that science when he has learned that ... he is going t ...
Parenthood is not an object of appetite or even desire. It is an object of will. There is no appetite for parenthood; there is onl ...
Life is short, the art long, opportunity fleeting, experiment treacherous, judgment difficult.
The unpredictability inherent in human affairs is due largely to the fact that the by-products of a human process are more fateful ...
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