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A proper wife should be as obedient as a slave.... The female is a female by virtue of a certain lack of qualities a natural defectiveness.

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The true end of tragedy is to purify the passions.

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.

Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars.

No great genius is without an admixture of madness.

Happiness may be defined as good fortune joined to virtue, or a independence, or as a life that is both agreeable and secure

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