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When a man and a woman have an overwhelming passion for each other, it seems to me, in spite of such...
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Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth.
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Celebrity is the advantage of being known to people who we don't know, and who don't know us.
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Real worth requires no interpreter: its everyday deeds form its emblem.
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If it were not for the government, we should have nothing to laugh at in France.
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There are certain times when public opinion is the worst of all opinions.
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Some things are easier to legalize than to legitimate.
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Philosophy, like medicine, has plenty of drugs, few good remedies, and hardly any specific cures.
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Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: ...
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Conviction is the conscience of the mind.
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Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: ...
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