"A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants."
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"A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two."
"Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue."
"What rights are those that dare not resist for them?"
"The fibers of all things have their tension and are strained like the strings of an instrument."
"Well, if I called the wrong number, why did you answer the phone?"
"We cannot really think in one way and act in another..."
"The trouble with self-made men is that they tend to worship their creator."
"Like a ball bated back and forth, a human being is batted by two forces within."
"There are always two forces warring against each other within us."
"You cannot perform in a manner inconsistent with the way you see yourself."
"The opposite of bravery is not cowardice but conformity."
"The American ideal, after all, is that everyone should be as much alike as possible."
"Take the tone of the company you are in."
"Conform and be dull."
"For all have not the gift of martyrdom."
"Singularity in the right hath ruined many; happy those who are convinced of the general opinion."
"Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth."
"Conformity, humility, acceptance... with these coins we are to pay our fares to paradise."
"Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers."
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