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Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Life is what happens while you are making other plans.
Only the insane take themselves seriously.
The heart has its reasons that reason knows nothing of.
The principal task of civilization, its actual raison d'être, is to defend us against nature.
This animal is very bad; when you attack it, it defends itself.
Old French Song
This world is a comedy to those who think, a tragedy to those who feel.
We become what we behold.
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. And today?