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The true birthplace is that wherein for the first time one looks intelligently upon oneself; my first homelands have been books, and to a lesser degree schools.
Nothing is slower than the true birth of a man.
The unfortunate thing is that, because wishes sometimes come true, the agony of hoping is perpetuated.
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Him, who incessantly laughs in the street, you may commonly hear grumbling in his closet.
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June 8, 1903
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