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The corruption of the age is produced by the individual contribution of each one of us; some contribute treachery, others injustic ...
There is perhaps no more obvious vanity than to write of it so vainly.
Vanity is the fear of appearing original: it is thus a lack of pride, but not necessarily a lack of originality.
Whether a man hides his bad qualities and vices or confesses them openly, his vanity wants to gain an advantage by it in both case ...
Whoever denies that he possesses vanity generally possesses it in so brutal a form that he instinctively shuts his eyes in its pre ...
Realms and islands were
As plates dropped from his pocket.
That reverend Vice, that grey Iniquity, that father Ruffian,
that Vanity in years.
Then I said to myself, "What happens to the fool will happen to me also; why then have I been so very wise?" And I said to myself ...
Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity.
Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or
the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broke
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