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The Mind that lies fallow but a single Day, sprouts up in Follies that are only to be killed by a constant and assiduous Culture.
In our wildest aberrations we dream of an equilibrium we have left behind and which we naively expect to find at the end of our er ...
I have been grateful to you from the day you turned your attention to the follies and fanaticisms of religious sects. Against thos ...
I believe no satirist could breathe this air. If another Juvenal or Swift could rise up among us tomorrow, he would be hunted down ...
Comedy naturally wears itself out--destroys the very food on which it lives; and by constantly and successfully exposing the folli ...
History ... is, indeed, little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind.
But what experience
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I long to be in the midst of the children, and have more pleasure in their little follies than in the wisdom of the wise.
Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of others. Our own share of miseries is suffic ...
It is in our faults and failings, not in our virtues, that we touch each other, and find sympathy.... It is in our follies that we ...
Some follies are caught, like contagious diseases.
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