I looked silently at her lips. All women are lips, all lips. Some are pink and firmly round: a ring, a tender guardrail from the whole world. And then there are these ones: a second ago they weren't here, and just now - like a knife-slit - they are here, still dripping sweet blood.
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We comes from God, I from the Devil.
Here I saw, with my own eyes, that laughter was the most terrible weapon: you can kill anything with laughter - even murder itself.
All of life in its complexity and beauty is forever minted in the gold of words.
The only means of ridding man of crime is ridding him of freedom.
Heretics are the only bitter remedy against the entropy of human thought.
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