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Extreme happiness begets tragedy.
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Ought to be written about how this affects
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Extreme patience and persistence are required,
Yet everybody succeeds at this before being handed
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In general a thing is romantic when, as Aristotle would say, it is wonderful rather than probable; in other words, when it violate ...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
When the excessively shy force themselves to be forward, they are frequently surprisingly unsubtle and overdirect and even rude: t ...
Orthodox Judaism is a thicket of detailed injunctions, Biblical commandments elaborated during centuries of prohibited proselytizi ...
In days gone by, we were afraid of dying in dishonor or a state of sin. Nowadays, we are afraid of dying fools. Now the fact is th ...
The secret affinity between gambling and the desert: the intensity of gambling reinforced by the presence of the desert all around ...
There being in the make of an English mind a certain gloom and eagerness, which carries to the sad extreme; religion to fanaticism ...
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