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My God, a moment of bliss. Why, isn't that enough for a whole lifetime?

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You see I kept asking myself then: why am I so stupid that if others are stupid—and I know they are—yet I won't be wiser?

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Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn't calculate his happiness.

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Man is a mystery. It needs to be unravelled, and if you spend your whole life unravelling it, don't say that you've wasted time. I am studying that mystery because I want to be a human being.

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But how could you live and have no story to tell?

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But I always liked side-paths, little dark back-alleys behind the main road- there one finds adventures and surprises, and precious metal in the dirt.

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To love is to suffer and there can be no love otherwise.

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Love in action is a harsh and dreadful thing compared to love in dreams.

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The fear of appearances is the first symptom of impotence.

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I love mankind, he said, but I find to my amazement that the more I love mankind as a whole, the less I love man in particular.

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To love someone means to see them as God intended them.

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