He was at his own request and through his own complicity driven out of all his happinesses one after the other; and he had this sorrow, that after having lost Cosette wholly in one day, he was afterwards obliged to lose her again in detail.
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Daring is the price of progress. All splendid conquests are the prize of boldness, more or less.
The straight line, a respectable optical illusion which ruins many a man.
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
Life's great happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
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