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There exists a black kingdom which the eyes of man avoid because its landscape fails signally to flatter them. This darkness, whic ...
Of all possible sexual perversions, religion is the only one to have ever been scientifically systematized.
Slavery is so intolerable a condition that the slave can hardly escape deluding himself into thinking that he is choosing to obey ...
[The political mind] is a strange mixture of vanity and timidity, of an obsequious attitude at one time and a delusion of grandeur ...
Every generation rewrites the past. In easy times history is more or less of an ornamental art, but in times of danger we are driv ...
Truth is always a delusion.
Speech is often barren; but silence also does not necessarily brood over a full nest. Your still fowl, blinking at you without rem ...
The one prudence in life is concentration; the one evil is dissipation: and it makes no difference whether our dissipations are co ...
It is said that a carpenter building a summer hotel here ... declared that one very clear day he picked out a ship coming into Por ...
Well, love is insanity. The ancient Greeks knew that. It is the taking over of a rational and lucid mind by delusion and self-dest ...
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