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Three metamorphoses of the spirit I relate to you: how the spirit becomes a camel; and the camel, a lion; and the lion, finally, a ...
The more a man can forget, the greater the number of metamorphoses which his life can undergo, the more he can remember the more d ...
The story of Americans is the story of arrested metamorphoses. Those who achieve success come to a halt and accept themselves as t ...
The child is innocence and forgetting, a new beginning, a game, a wheel rolling on its own, a prime movement, a sacred Yes.
Time the devourer of all things.
It shames us that these charges can be made,
It shames us that they cannot be rebutted.
Art lies by its own artifice.
There is no pleasure pure and simple, and some care always
comes to mar our joys.
Passion persuades me one way, reason another. I see the
better and approve it, but I follow the worse.
What we call birth
Is but a beginning to be something else
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