Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.

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Paradise was made for tender hearts

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

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God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.

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Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry always gets the best of the argument.

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We have a natural right to make use of our pens as of our tongue, at our peril, risk and hazard.

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We must distinguish between speaking to deceive and being silent to be reserved.

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The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.

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Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.

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All styles are good except the tiresome kind.

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Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.

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Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?

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