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A good critic is the man who describes his adventures among masterpieces.
What men call civilization is the condition of present customs; what they call barbarism, the condition of past ones.
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
The heart errs like the head; its errors are not any the less fatal, and we have more trouble getting free of them because of their sweetness.
Irony and pity are two good counselors: one, in smiling, makes life pleasurable; the other, who cries, makes it sacred.
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
The power of love itself weakens and gradually becomes lost with age, like all the other energies of man.
People who have no weaknesses are terrible; there is no way of taking advantage of them.
The Arab who built himself a hut with marbles from the temple of Palmyra is more philosophical than all the curators of the museums of London, Paris and Munich.
In truth man is made rather to eat ices than to pore over old texts.
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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
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Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.
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To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
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There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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