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Louisa May Alcott
My definition [of a philosopher] is of a man up in a balloon, with his family and friends holding the ropes which confine him to earth and trying to haul him down. Discuss
John F. Kennedy
So, let us not be blind to our differences—but let us also direct attention to our common interests and to the means by which those differences can be resolved.
Every desire bears its death in its very gratification. Curiosity languishes under repeated stimulants, and novelties cease to excite and surprise, until at length we cannot wonder even at a miracle.