An unusual beginning must have an unusual end.
No good ever becomes of a man who forgets an old friend
The story of a man’s soul, however trivial, can be more interesting and instructive than the story of a whole nation
Love, like fire, goes out without fuel.
True, we might never have arrived, but the fact is we did. If only people thought a little more about it, they would see that life is not worth worrying about so much.
Happy people are ignoramuses and glory is nothing else but success, and to achieve it one only has to be cunning.
Afraid of decision, I buried my finer feelings in the depths of my heart and they died there.
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