The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Paradise is always where love dwells.
How alone everyone is in the vast tomb of the universe!
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Only actions give life strength; only moderation gives it charm.
There are souls in this world which have the gift of finding joy everywhere and of leaving it behind them when they go.
Courage consists, not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing and conquering it.
As winter strips the leaves from around us, so that we may see the distant regions they formerly concealed, so old age takes away our enjoyments only to enlarge the prospects of the coming eternity.
On the church vaulting above was the clock-face of eternity, void of number and serving as its own hand, only one black finger was pointing and the dead wanted to tell the time by it.
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Men, like bullets, go farthest when they are smoothest.
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Never write on a subject until you have read yourself full of it.
Fashion is not art. Never.
Weaklings must lie.