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Some eyes want spectacles to see things clearly and distinctly: but let not those that use them therefore say nobody can see clearly without them.
Affectation is an awkward and forced imitation of what should be genuine and easy, wanting the beauty that accompanies what is natural.
He that, in the ordinary affairs of life, would admit of nothing but direct plain demonstration would be sure of nothing in this world but of perishing quickly.
Where there is no property there is no injustice.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
The thoughts that come often unsought, and, as it were, drop into the mind, are commonly the most valuable of any we have.
To love truth for truth's sake is the principal part of human perfection in this world, and the seed-plot of all other virtues.
We should have a great many fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
Words, in their primary or immediate signification, stand for nothing but the ideas in the mind of him who uses them.
Where there is no desire, there will be no industry.
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