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    A man without earnestness is a mournful and perplexing spectacle. But it is a consolation to believe, as we must of such a one, that he is the most effectual and compulsive of all schools.

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  2. 9

    Repentance clothes in grass and flowers the grave in which the past is laid.

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  3. 8

    Emotion turning back on itself, and not leading on to thought or action, is the element of madness.

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  4. 7

    Enthusiasm is grave, inward, self-controlled; mere excitement, outward, fantastic, hysterical, and passing in a moment from tears to laughter.

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  5. 6

    Man is a substance clad in shadows.

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  6. 5

    The worst education which teaches self-denial, is better than the best which teaches everything else, and not that.

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  7. 4

    One dupe is as impossible as one twin.

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  8. 3

    Colors answer feeling in man; shapes answer thought; and motion answers will.

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  9. 2

    Pain has its own noble joy, when it starts a strong consciousness of life, from a stagnant one.

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  10. 1

    Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.

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