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Our live experiences, fixed in aphorisms, stiffen into cold epigrams. Our heart's blood, as we write it, turns to mere dull ink.
We say that a girl with her doll anticipates the mother. It is more true, perhaps, that most mothers are still but children with p
Eclecticism. Every truth is so true that any truth must be false.
The force of the blow depends on the resistance. It is sometimes better not to struggle against temptation. Either fly or yield at
One said of suicide, "As long as one has brains one should not blow them out." And another answered, "But when one has ceased to h
True penitence condemns to silence. What a man is ready to recall he would be willing to repeat.
The one self-knowledge worth having is to know one's own mind.
The deadliest foe to virtue would be complete self-knowledge.
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. And that is not happiness.
There are those who so dislike the nude that they find something indecent in the naked truth.
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