"One man's folly is often another man's wife."
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"O curse of marriage that we can call these delicate creatures ours and not their appetites!"
"In my case, adulthood itself was not an advance, although it was a useful waymark."
"What is an adult? A child blown up by age."
"To be adult is to be alone."
"In life, as in chess, forethought wins."
"If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor."
"He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage -- he won't encounter many rivals."
"The two big advantages I had at birth were to have been born wise and to have been born in poverty."
"It is a great advantage for a system of philosophy to be substantially true."
"Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others."
"Adventure is worthwhile."
"I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate."
"Adventure is not outside man; it is within."
"Man needs difficulties; they are necessary for health."
"It is the mark of a good action that it appears inevitable in retrospect."
"Thinking will not overcome fear but action will."
"I must lose myself in action, lest I wither in despair."
"To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield."
"It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration."
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