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When I was a boy, I had a clock with a pendulum that could be lifted off. I found that the clock went very much faster without the ...
In France one must adapt oneself to the fragrance of a urinal.
To cook a pig, apply heat; to win a lawsuit, apply money.
What makes this Generation of Vermin so very Prolifick, is the indefatigable Diligence with which they apply themselves to their B ...
In a world that holds books and babies and canyon trails, why should one condemn oneself to live day-in, day-out with people one d ...
To abandon oneself to principles is really to die--and to die for an impossible love which is the contrary of love.
Only that type of story deserves to be called moral that shows us that one has the power within oneself to act, out of the convict ...
To offer the complexities of life as an excuse for not addressing oneself to the simpler, more manageable (trivial) aspects of dai ...
[The] attempt to devote oneself to literature alone is a most deceptive thing, and ... often, paradoxically, it is literature that ...
In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to train him to be semihuman. The point of it is to open oneself to the pos ...
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