"Silence is the unbearable repartee."
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"The worst of work nowadays is what happens to people when they cease to work."
"Facts as facts do not always create a spirit of reality, because reality is a spirit."
"A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things."
"New roads; new ruts."
"It isn't that they can't see the solution. It is that they can't see the problem."
"If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride."
"The honest poor can sometimes forget poverty. The honest rich can never forget it."
"Half a truth is better than no politics."
"The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground."
"A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice."
"My country wrong or right, is like saying my mother, drunk or sober."
"We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next door neighbor."
"Marriage is an adventure, like going to war."
"Love means to love that which is unlovable; or it is no virtue at all."
"The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost."
"Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere."
"Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame."
"People generally quarrel because they cannot argue."
"One may understand the Cosmos, but never the ego; the self is more distant than any star."
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