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The one self-knowledge worth having is to know one's own mind.
Hell hath no limits, nor is circumscrib'd
In one self place; for where we are is Hell,
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Nothing is poorer than a truth expressed as it was thought. Committed to writing in such cases, it is not even a bad photograph... ...
Most of our platitudes notwithstanding, self-deception remains the most difficult deception. The tricks that work on others count ...
Athletes and actors--let actors stand for the set of performing artists--share much. They share the need to make gesture as fluid ...
Taking food alone tends to make one hard and coarse. Those accustomed to it must lead a Spartan life if they are not to go downhil ...
To know how to be content, and to be so, protects one from disgrace; to know self-restraint and practice it protects one from sham ...
What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
"If Washington were President now, he would have to learn our ways or lose his next election. Only fools and theorists imagine tha ...
"Miss Dudley ... gives one the idea of a lightly-sparred yacht in mid- ocean; unexpected; you ask yourself what the devil she is d ...
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