The real discovery is the one which enables me to stop doing philosophy when I want to. The one that gives philosophy peace, so that it is no longer tormented by questions which bring itself into question.
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Gustave Flaubert One must always hope when one is desperate, and doubt when one hopes.
William Blake A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
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