It is only the unimaginative who ever invents. The true artist is known by the use he makes of what he annexes.
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Whatever, in fact, is modern in our life we owe to the Greeks. Whatever is an anachronism is due to mediaevalism.
Nothing looks so like innocence as an indiscretion.
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to love.
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
Nothing makes one so vain as being told that one is a sinner.
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Ah, bless you, Sister, may all your sons be bishops.
The last great delusion is soon to open before us. Antichrist is to perform his marvelous works in our sight So closely will the counterfeit resemble the true that it will be impossible to distinguish between them except by the Holy Scriptures.
Ellen G. White
Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality.