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All our dignity lies in thought. Let us strive, then, to think well.

Saturday, November 19th, 2011
boy looking through reeds

Man is only a reed, the weakest thing in nature, but he is a thinking reed. There whole universe does not need to take up arms to crush him; a vapour, a drop of water, is enough to kill him. But if the universe were to crush him, man…

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