"Listen to what people say about themselves; they will tell you everything you need to know."
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"In describing someone's character, I reveal my own."
"Small faults and virtues are for daily life. The big ones are for emergencies."
"A crisis unmasks everyone."
"Outside books, we avoid colorful characters."
"To understand someone, find out how he spends his money."
"Bad faith likes discourse on friendship and loyalty."
"Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it."
"Ultimately, blind faith is the only kind."
"Humor does not rescue us from unhappiness, but enables us to move back from it a little."
"Fantasy mirrors desire. Imagination reshapes it."
"Taste refers to the past, imagination to the future."
"Imagination has rules, but we can only guess what they are."
"At sixty, I know little more about wisdom than I did at thirty, but I know a great deal more about folly."
"The wisdom of age: don't stop walking."
"If you call failures experiments, you can put them in your resume and claim them as achievements."
"If success is a habit, it is a hard one to acquire."
"When I prayed for success, I forgot to ask for sound sleep and good digestion."
"After my spectacular failures, I could not be satisfied with an ordinary success."
"The educated do not share a common body of information, but a common state of mind."
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