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He loved books; books are cold but safe friends.

("Les Miserables")


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To rescue from oblivion even a fragment of a language which men have used and which is in danger of being lost --that is to say, one of the elements, whether good or bad, which have shaped and complicated civilization --is to extend the scope of social observation and to serve civilization.
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Not seeing people permits us to imagine them with every perfection.
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Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
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Idleness is the heaviest of all oppressions.
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Conscience is God present in man.
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The reflection of a fact is in itself a fact.
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