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The truth is that solitude is the creative condition of genius, religious o

The truth is that solitude is the creative condition of genius, religious or secular, and the ultimate sterilising of it. No human soul can long ignore "the giant agony of the world" and live, except indeed the mollusc life, a barnacle upon eternity.
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I don't sleep very well when I travel. And as a result, I tend to be awake

I don't sleep very well when I travel. And as a result, I tend to be awake in cities when everyone else is asleep.
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They spoke less and less between them until at last they were silent altoge

They spoke less and less between them until at last they were silent altogether as is often the way with travelers approaching the end of a journey.
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What you learn is often determined by what you need to know. If you think y

What you learn is often determined by what you need to know. If you think you're weak, you will learn that you are strong. If you think you are indestructible, you will learn that you are fragile. In the end though, you will learn that you are human. You
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And every time the Takers stamp out a Leaver culture, a wisdom ultimately t

And every time the Takers stamp out a Leaver culture, a wisdom ultimately tested since the birth of mankind disappears from the world beyond recall.
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Every expression of desired friendship has potential bite. Every smile reve

Every expression of desired friendship has potential bite. Every smile reveals the teeth.
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Power is the sum total of the wills of the mass, transfered by express or t

Power is the sum total of the wills of the mass, transfered by express or tactic agreement to rulers chosen by the masses.
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Ninety-nine percent of everything that goes on in most Christian churches h

Ninety-nine percent of everything that goes on in most Christian churches has nothing whatsoever to do with the actual religion. Intelligent people all notice this sooner or later, and they conclude that the entire one hundred percent is bullshit, which i
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A bad word triggers another in your opponent. Be ready to reap what you pla

A bad word triggers another in your opponent. Be ready to reap what you plant
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Whenever ideas fail, men invent words.

Whenever ideas fail, men invent words.
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Cameron, my heart is quite literally in this,

Cameron, my heart is quite literally in this,
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Every family is dysfunctional, whether you want to admit it or not.

Every family is dysfunctional, whether you want to admit it or not.
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