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... throughout the ages down to modern times, conditions of imprisonment, what with overcrowding, idleness, and all their attendan ...
I was the one who was working to destroy the one thing to which I was committed, that is, my relationship with Gilberte; I was doi ...
Gauguin too has his limitations. We have only to compare him with a universal artist like Rembrandt to see how limited was the ran ...
Whoever undertakes to create soon finds himself engaged in creating himself. Self-transformation and the transformation of others ...
I am looking over Self Control again, & my opinion is
confirmed of its being an excellently-meant, elegantly-written
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To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything: the ability to discr ...
Most of our platitudes notwithstanding, self-deception remains the most difficult deception. The tricks that work on others count ...
The glance is natural magic. The mysterious communication established across a house between two entire strangers, moves all the s ...
So all that is said of the wise man by Stoic or Oriental or modern essayist, describes to each reader his own idea, describes his ...
Welcome evermore to gods and men is the self-helping man. For him all doors are flung wide: him all tongues greet, all honors crow ...
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