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Mutual repect implies discretion and reserve even in love itself; it means preserving as much liberty as possible to those whose l ...
Vanity, or to call it by a gentler name, the desire of admiration and applause, is, perhaps, the most universal principle of human ...
I am no lover of pompous title, but only desire that my name may be recorded in a line or two, which shall briefly express my name ...
Love, love, love--all the wretched cant of it, masking egotism, lust, masochism, fantasy under a mythology of sentimental postures ...
The Greeks were the classicists of antiquity and they are still today the preeminent classicists. What marked all they did, the cl ...
The ambition which leads me on is an anxious desire and a fixed determination to return to the people unimpaired the sacred trust ...
Let those who desire a secure homeland conquer it. Let those who do not conquer it live under the whip and in exile, watched over ...
The creative person, the person who moves from an irrational source of power, has to face the fact that this power antagonizes. Un ...
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in the direction of the pleasure which b ...
No annual training or muster of soldiery, no celebration with its scarfs and banners, could import into the town a hundredth part ...
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