Marguerite Yourcenar Quotes
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Nothing is slower than the true birth of a man.
Morals are a matter of private agreement; decency is of public concern.
Beyond this village, other villages; beyond this abbey, other abbeys; and after the fortress, more fortresses still. And each of these castles of stone and each wooden hut has its structure of fixed ideas or flimsy, ill-based opinions superposed above it within which fools stay immured, but the wise find apertures for escape.