A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every one that can read in it.
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A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.
Rules and models destroy genius and art.
If a person has no delicacy, he has you in his power.
The generality of mankind are contented to be estimated by what they possess instead of what they are.
People do not seem to talk for the sake of expressing their opinions, but to maintain an opinion for the sake of talking
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