"I see nothing in it new and valuable. What is valuable is not new, and what is new is not valuable."
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"Not everyone can be an orphan."
"Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy."
"Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies."
"That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty."
"For his mourners will be outcast men, and outcasts always mourn."
"The landscape should belong to the people who see it all the time."
"Ownership is to fear."
"What is not yours always chirps for its master."
"Who, except the gods, can live time through forever without any pain?"
"The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales."
"The greatest evil is physical pain."
"The moment an ill can be patiently handled, it is disarmed of its poison, though not of its pain."
"To banish cares, scare away sorrow and soothe pain is the business of the poet and singer."
"There has never been a great athlete who died not knowing what pain is."
"Pain dies quickly, and lets her weary prisoners go; the fiercest agonies have shortest reign."
"The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain."
"After great pain, a formal feeling comes. The Nerves sit ceremonious, like tombs."
"Pains of love be sweeter far than all the other pleasures are."
"Pain and death are a part of life. To reject them is to reject life itself."
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