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Our law very often reminds one of those outskirts of cities where you cannot for a long time tell how the streets come to wind abo ...
Love is the most melodious of all the harmonies, and we have an innate feeling for it. Woman is a delicious instrument of pleasure ...
To anyone who still feels that there must be an identity of logical form between language and reality, I can only plead that the c ...
How truly does this journal contain my real and undisguised thoughts--I always write it according to the humour I am in, and if a ...
I do not understand the capricious lewdness of the sleeping mind.
What torments my soul is its loneliness. The more it expands among friends and the daily habits or pleasures, the more, it seems t ...
I had some short struggle in my mind whether I should resign my lover or my liberty, but this lasted not long. I found myself as f ...
The fantasies inspired by TB in the last century, by cancer now, are responses to a disease thought to be intractable and capricio ...
God, for wise reasons, has made our affairs in this world, almost as fickle and capricious as ourselves.--Pain and pleasure, like ...
Reasonable orders are easy enough to obey; it is capricious, bureaucratic or plain idiotic demands that form the habit of discipli ...
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