"The world will never starve for want of wonders, but for want of wonder."
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"If prosperity is regarded as the reward of virtue it will be regarded as the symptom of virtue."
"The vulgar man is always the most distinguished, for the very desire to be distinguished is vulgar."
"You can only find truth with logic if you have already found truth without it."
"The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist see what he has come to see."
"The only way of catching a train I have ever discovered is to miss the train before."
"How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win."
"The man who throws a bomb is an artist, because he prefers a great moment to everything."
"Artistic temperament is the disease that afflicts amateurs."
"A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching."
"Chastity does not mean abstention from sexual wrong; it means something flaming, like Joan of Arc."
"Buddhism is not a creed, it is a doubt."
"A yawn is a silent shout."
"The mere brute pleasure of reading --the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing."
"A good novel tells us the truth about its hero; but a bad novel tells us the truth about its author."
"To be clever enough to get all the money, one must be stupid enough to want it."
"Some men never feel small, but these are the few men who are."
"Women prefer to talk in twos, while men prefer to talk in threes."
"A man does not know what he is saying until he knows what he is not saying."
"All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry."
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