I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.
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A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.
One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing.
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