Diamonds are to be found only in the darkness of the earth, and truth in the darkness of the mind.
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It is an error to imagine that fate can be exhausted, and that one has reached the bottom of anything whatever.
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.
The book which the reader now holds in his hands, from one end to the other, as a whole and in its details, whatever gaps, exceptions, or weaknesses it may contain, treats of the advance from evil to good, from injustice to justice, from falsity to truth, from darkness to daylight, from blind appetite to conscience, from decay to life, from bestiality to duty, from Hell to Heaven, from limbo to God. Matter itself is the starting-point, and the point of arrival is the soul. Hydra at the beginning, an angel at the end.
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