"Is there anything more dangerous than sympathetic understanding?"
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"We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced."
"There is nothing sweeter than to be sympathized with."
"And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud."
"If a better system is thine, impart it; if not, make use of mine."
"The system isn't stupid, but the people in it are."
"We find many things to which the prohibition of them constitutes the only temptation."
"Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy; the mad daughter of a wise mother."
"Superstition sets the whole world in flames; philosophy quenches them."
"My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today."
"Look up, and not down; Out and not in; Forward and not back; And lend a hand."
"There is no greater evidence of superior intelligence than to be surprised at nothing."
"Which death is preferably to every other? The unexpected."
"A man surprised is half beaten."
"Stupefaction, when it persists, becomes stupidity."
"Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change."
"The only thing that should surprise us is that there are still some things that can surprise us."
"The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself."
"If you live among wolves you have to act like a wolf."
"Self-preservation, nature's first great law, all the creatures, except man, doth awe."
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