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Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing more to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches; for to the creator there is no poverty and no poor indifferent place.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Boldness, without the rules of propriety, becomes insubordination.
It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.
Simone de Beauvoir
There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
I hold it, that a little rebellion, now and then, is a good thing, and as necessary in the political world as storms in the physical.
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If it's on the Internet it must be true
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