"The public is a ferocious beast. One must either chain it up or flee from it."
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"We are all what we pretend to be, but, we had better be very careful what we pretend."
"I am a deeply superficial person."
"The people, and the people alone, are the motive force in the making of world history."
"What we know of other people's only our memory of the moments during which we knew them."
"I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too."
"It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious."
"The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages."
"Perception is a mirror not a fact. And what I look on is my state of mind, reflected outward."
"You are only as wise as others perceive you to be."
"To see what is right, and not do it, is want of courage, or of principle."
"Simple people... are very quick to see the live facts which are going on about them."
"The difference between a mountain and a molehill is your perspective."
"The heart has eyes which the brain knows nothing of."
"The clear-sighted do not rule the world, but they sustain and console it."
"This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections."
"Be ye therefore perfect, eve as your Father who is in heaven is perfect."
"Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it."
"We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness."
"Have no fear of perfection-you'll never reach it."
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