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A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
There are some people whose morals are only in the piece: they never make a coat.
All disputation makes the mind deaf; and when people are deaf, I am dumb.
Old age was naturally more honored in times when people could not know much more than what they had seen.
How many people make themselves abstract to appear profound. The most useful part of abstract terms are the shadows they create to hide a vacuum.
How many people become abstract in order to appear profound! Most abstract terms are shadows that conceal a void.
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