You shall be free indeed when your days are not without a care, nor your nights without a want and a grief, but rather when these things girdle your life and yet you rise above them naked and unbound.
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For in truth it is life that gives unto life-while you, who deem yourself a giver, are but a witness.
The lust for comfort, that stealthy thing that enters the house a guest, and then becomes a host, and then a master.
Who among you does not feel that his power to love is boundless?
The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.
He gave to Man a blind power that rages and drives him into a madness which extinguishes only before gratification of desire, and placed life in him which is the specter of death.
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S. H. Miller
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.