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Tis hard to find a whole age to imitate, or what century to propose for example.
We do but learn to-day what our better advanced judgements will unteach us tomorrow.
There are mystically in our faces certain characters which carry in them the motto of our souls, wherein he that cannot read A,B,C may read our natures.
To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere philosophy.
Flattery is a juggler, and no kin unto sincerity.
Forcible ways make not an end of evil, but leave hatred and malice behind them.
If riches increase, let thy mind hold pace with them; and think it not enough to be liberal, but munificent.
Let the fruition of things bless the possession of them, and take no satisfaction in dying but living rich.
Age doth not rectify, but incurvate our natures, turning bad dispositions into worser habits.
By compassion we make others' misery our own, and so, by relieving them, we relieve ourselves also.
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Happiness Quote
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
Wise Quote
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Age Quote
Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
Sex Quote
Sex is part of nature. I go along with nature.
Life Quote
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
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