For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check

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What is a rebel? A man who says no.

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The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.

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We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love - first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.

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It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.

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The myth of unlimited production brings war in its train as inevitably as clouds announce a storm.

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Blessed are the hearts that can bend

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Man is an idea, and a precious small idea once he turns his back on love.

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After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books.

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For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check

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Alas, after a certain age every man is responsible for his face.

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To know oneself, one should assert oneself.

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To be famous, in fact, one has only to kill one's landlady.

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