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The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham
“Nothing in the world is permanent, and we’re foolish when we ask anything to last, but surely we’re still more foolish not to take delight in it while we have it. If change is of the essence of existence one would have thought it only sensible to make it the premise of our philosophy.”
W. Somerset Maugham
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Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
“The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.”
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Oscar Wilde
“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.”
Oscar Wilde, The Critic as Artist

Oscar Wilde
“The aim of life is self-development. To realize one's nature perfectly - that is what each of us is here for.”
Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde
“I was working on the proof of one of my poems all the morning, and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again.”
Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde
“I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.”
Oscar Wilde, The Happy Prince and Other Stories

G.K. Chesterton
“No man who worships education has got the best out of education... Without a gentle contempt for education no man's education is complete.”
G.K. Chesterton

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