"Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out."
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"Style is what gives value and currency to thoughts."
"Obstinacy is the result of the will forcing itself into the place of the intellect."
"A man can be himself only so long as he is alone."
"Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life."
"It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain."
"Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people."
"Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax."
"Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world."
"The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable."
"To marry is to halve your rights and double your duties."
"In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one's rights and double one's duties."
"To live alone is the fate of all great souls."
"Our first ideas of life are generally taken from fiction rather than fact."
"The word of man is the most durable of all material."
"Journalists are like dogs, when ever anything moves they begin to bark."
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"The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him."
"No one can transcend their own individuality."
"We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people."
"The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust."
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