"Caution is the confidential agent of selfishness."
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"When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet."
"Never celebrate until you are really out of the woods. They might be behind the last tree."
"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."
"Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horse pond."
"A cemetery is the only place where people don't try to keep up with the Joneses."
"All work and no play makes one the wealthiest man in the cemetery."
"You can cage the singer but not the song."
"Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permission."
"Those expressions are omitted which can not with propriety be read aloud in the family."
"This film is apparently meaningless, but if it has any meaning it is doubtless objectionable."
"Censors tend to do what only psychotics do: they confuse reality with illusion."
"Whenever books are burned men also in the end are burned."
"No member of society has the right to teach any doctrine contrary to what society holds to be true."
"They can't censor the gleam in my eye."
"The upshot was, my paintings must burn that English artists might finally learn."
"It is useless to close the gates against ideas; they overlap them."
"Art made tongue-tied by authority."
"I think you can leave the arts, superior or inferior, to the conscience of mankind."
"The readiest and surest way to get rid of censure, is to correct ourselves."
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