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Heaven does not permit the birth of useless people.
My criticisms are always simple; they are limited to one word:MOmit! Every syllable that can be struck out is pure profit, and eve ...
I consider it useless and tedious to represent what exists, because nothing that exists satisfies me. Nature is ugly, and I prefer ...
I have to confess that I had gambled on my soul and lost it with heroic insouciance and lightness of touch. The soul is so impalpa ...
If everything is perfect, language is useless. This is true for animals. If animals don't speak, it's because everything's perfect ...
You need an infinite stretch of time ahead of you to start to think, infinite energy to make the smallest decision. The world is g ...
Some say that happiness is not good for mortals, & they ought to be answered that sorrow is not fit for immortals & is utterly use ...
I have been wavering in my mind whether I should ever again touch this journal, unless it were to commit it to the flames--for thi ...
Very useless things we neglect, till they become old and useless enough to be put in Museums: and so very important things we stud ...
Why I came here, I know not; where I shall go it is useless to enquire--in the midst of myriads of the living & the dead worlds, s ...
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