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    What other dungeon is so dark as one's own heart What jailer so inexorable as one's self

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    Easy reading is damn hard writing.

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    No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself, and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.

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    All brave men love; for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests.

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    Moonlight is sculpture.

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    Sunlight is painting.

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    A bodily disease which we look upon as whole and entire within itself, may, after all, be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual part.

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    Selfishness is one of the qualities apt to inspire love.

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    Love, whether newly born, or aroused from a deathlike slumber, must always create sunshine, filling the heart so full of radiance, this it overflows upon the outward world.

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    Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

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