"Every abuse ought to be reformed, unless the reform is more dangerous than the abuse itself."
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"A reformer is a guy who rides through the sewer in a glass bottom boat."
"My one regret in life is that I'm not someone else."
"I regret the passing of the studio system. I was very appreciative of it because I had no talent."
"One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late."
"Remorse, the fatal egg that pleasure laid."
"It's the things I might have said that fester."
"Regrets are the natural property of gray hairs."
"People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent."
"Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it."
"I have no regrets because I know I did my best -- all I could do."
"We rarely repent of having eaten too little."
"I prefer the honest jargon of reality to the outright lies of books."
"In nature, the emphasis is in what is rather than what ought to be."
"Reality is nothing but a collective hunch."
"The truly educated man is that rare individual who can separate reality from illusion."
"If someone offers to furnish a sure test, ask what the test was which made the sure test sure."
"Why is it that reality, when set down untransposed in a book, sounds false?"
"I accept reality and dare not question it."
"No authority is higher than reality."
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