If we have not peace within ourselves, it is in vain to seek it from outward sources.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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Salvador Dali In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
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