Category: quoteoftheday

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“The deeper that sorrow carves into your being the more joy you can contain.”

Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

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“In sane moments we regard only the facts, the case that is. Say what you have to say, not what you ought. Any truth is better than make-believe.”

Henry David Thoreau, Walden

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“It is justice, not charity, that is wanting in the world.”

Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

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“Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.”

Salvador Dalí­, Dali by Dali

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“Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.”

Albert Camus, The Fall

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“Living people wait and see because they fool themselves that they have time. Dead people see and wait.”

Marlon James, A Brief History of Seven Killings (via quotespile)

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“I compare human life to a large mansion of many apartments, two of which I can only describe, the doors of the rest being as yet shut upon me.”

John Keats, Letters (1817–1820).

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“Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other’s eyes for an instant?”

Henry David Thoreau, Walden

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“I can resist anything, except temptation.”

Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere’s Fan

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“In all talk there is a grain of contempt.”

Friedrich Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols

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