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However fiercely opposed one may be to the present order, an old respect for the idea of order itself often prevents people from d ...
It is not opium which makes me work but its absence, and in order for me to feel its absence it must from time to time be present.
All true language
is incomprehensible,
Like the chatter
of a beggar's teeth.
Never tire yourself more than necessary, even if you have to found a culture on the fatigue of your bones.
The race of prophets is extinct. Europe is becoming set in its ways, slowly embalming itself beneath the wrappings of its borders, ...
So long as we have failed to eliminate any of the causes of human despair, we do not have the right to try to eliminate those mean ...
There are souls that are incurable and lost to the rest of society. Deprive them of one means of folly, they will invent ten thous ...
You are outside life, you are above life, you have miseries which the ordinary man does not know, you exceed the normal level, and ...
Ah! How neatly tied, in these people, is the umbilical cord of morality! Since they left their mothers they have never sinned, hav ...
Hell is of this world and there are men who are unhappy escapees from hell, escapees destined ETERNALLY to reenact their escape.
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