What a grand thing it is to be loved! What a far grander thing it is to love! The heart becomes heroic, by dint of passion.
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But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don't always succeed.
There is no more sovereign eloquence than the truth in indignation.
He, who every morning plans the transactions of the day, and follows that plan, carries a thread that will guide him through a labyrinth of the most busy life.
With Cosette's garter, Homer would make the Iliad. He would put into his poem an old babbler like me, and he would call him Nestor.
To err is human. To loaf is Parisian.
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