Thought once awakened does not again slumber; unfolds itself into a System of Thought; grows, in man after man, generation after generation, - till its full stature is reached, and such System of Thought can grow no farther, but must give place to another.
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Ridicule is the language of the devil.
The greatest of faults, I should say, is to be conscious of none.
In books lies the soul of the whole Past Time the articulate audible voice of the Past, when the body and material substance of it has altogether vanished like a dream.
Perseverance is patience concentrated.
It is a mathematical fact that the casting of this pebble from my hand alters the centre of gravity of the universe.
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