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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 ...
It is indolence ... indolence and love of ease; a want of all laudable ambition, of taste for good company, or of inclination to t ...
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a form, a technical dress, and a specific sanction ...
The philosophy of hedonism means little to lovers of pleasure. They have no inclination to read philosophy, or to write it.
Duty is whatever opposes inclination.
One cannot long remain so absorbed in contemplation of emptiness without being increasingly attracted to it. In vain one bestows o ...
A mind that questions everything, unless strong enough to bear the weight of its ignorance, risks questioning itself and being eng ...
Those who are esteemed umpires of taste, are often persons who have acquired some knowledge of admired pictures or sculptures, and ...
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 ...
Agreeable then to my present inclination, I formed the object of my own worship, which was no other than my own understanding.
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