Never put off till tomorrow what may be done day after tomorrow just as well.
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A man can seldom – very, very, seldom – fight a winning fight against his training; the odds are too heavy.
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Sir, that all who are happy, are equally happy, is not true. A peasant and a philosopher may be equally satisfied, but not equally happy. Happiness consists in the multiplicity of agreeable consciousness.
There are no conditions to which a person cannot grow accustomed, especially if he sees that everyone around him lives in the same way.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for we get rid of cant and hypocrisy.
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel’s heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.