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"Nothing exists except by virtue of a disequilibrium, an injustice. All existence is a theft paid for by other existences; no life flowers except on a cemetery."
Remy de Gourmont

"Do the duty which lies nearest to you, the second duty will then become clearer."
Thomas Carlyle

"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."
Henry de Bracton

"Nothing makes one feel so strong as a call for help."
Pope Paul VI

"Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man."
Felix Frankfurter

"She is not a fashion plate, she is a monarch; you can't have both."
Freddie Fox

"Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt."
Francis Bacon

"He is poor indeed that can promise nothing."
Thomas Fuller

"Now I know that twenty centuries of stony sleep were vexed to nightmare by a rocking cradle, and what rough beast, its hour come round at last, slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?"
William Butler Yeats

"Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding."
Kahlil Gibran

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