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  • None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
  • I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.
  • I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will.
  • A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone.
  • They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.
  • This world is but a canvas to our imagination.
  • The perception of beauty is a moral test.
  • Alas! how little does the memory of these human inhabitants enhance the beauty of the landscape!
  • That government is best which governs least.
  • Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.
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