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Je célébrai mon jour de fête
Dans une oasis d'Afrique
Vêtu d'une peau de girafe.
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.
There is something great and terrible about suicide.
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that lies between a careless husband and the lov ...
If you are to judge a man, you must know his secret thoughts, sorrows, and feelings; to know merely the outward events of a man's ...
Ambitious men spend their youth in rendering themselves worthy of patronage; it is their great mistake. While the foolish creature ...
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
Love in the abstract is not enough for a great man in poverty; he has need of its utmost devotion.... She who is really a wife, on ...
But does not happiness come from the soul within?
I declare, on my soul and conscience, that the attainment of power, or of a great name in literature, seemed to me an easier victo ...
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