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(About Beauty, Sense & Perception)

Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?


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I quite agree with you, sir, but what can two do against so many.
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People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
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People must not be forced to adopt me as their favourite author, even for their own good.
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When I was a young man I observed that nine out of every ten things I did were failures. I didn't want to be a failure. So I did ten times more work.
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The mathematician is fascinated with the marvelous beauty of the forms he constructs, and in their beauty he finds everlasting truth.
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Civilized society is one huge bourgeoisie no nobleman dares now shock his greengrocer.
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And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
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