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In politics and in trade, bruisers and pirates are of better promise than talkers and clerks.


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Nature is methodical, and doeth her work well. Time is never to be hurried.
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The only sin that we never forgive in each other is a difference in opinion.
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Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man have a genius for painting, poetry, music, architecture, or philosophy, he makes a bad husband and an ill provider.
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Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals. The game of thought is, on the appearance of one of these two sides, to find the other: given the upper, to find the under side.
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Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library a company of the wisest and wittiest men that could be picked out of all civil countries in a thousand years.... The thought which they did not uncover to their bosom friend is here written out in transparent words to us, the strangers of another age.
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Sanity is very rare every man almost, and every woman, has a dash of madness.
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