"Everyone who has ever built anywhere a new heaven first found the power thereto in his own hell."
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"I should have no use for a paradise in which I should be deprived of the right to prefer hell."
"We must prefer real hell to an imaginary paradise."
"A paranoiac, like a poet, is born, not made."
"Pain is life -- the sharper, the more evidence of life."
"The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not."
"Even Pain pricks to livelier living."
"All pain is a punishment, and every punishment is inflicted for love as much as for justice."
"The original is unfaithful to the translation."
"The true is inimitable, the false untransformable."
"When a work appears to be ahead of its time, it is only the time that is behind the work."
"An original writer is not one who imitates nobody, but one whom nobody can imitate."
"All cases are unique and very similar to others."
"Begin with another's to end with your own."
"All profoundly original art looks ugly at first."
"A thought is often original, though you have uttered it a hundred times."
"People would rather be wrong than be different."
"A man is original when he speaks the truth that has always been known to all good men."
"The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards."
"It's easier to be original and foolish than original and wise."
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