Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.

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I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be resigned and tell myself that flies are born to be eaten by spiders and man to be devoured by sorrow.

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The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing good once in a year.

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The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.

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God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of those who shoot best.

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The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.

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I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which has done real evil.

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The public is a ferocious beast

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Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue

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All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born with a knowledge of God.

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In the case of news, we should always wait for the sacrament of confirmation.

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It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.

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In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others.

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