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"We always like those who admire us...

"We always like those who admire us; we do not always like those whom we admire." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Good advice is something a man gi...

"Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Around that time , I was thinking a lot about t...

"Around that time , I was thinking a lot about the concept of luck. It wasn't just coincidence that I happened to be in Las Vegas" - Blacksad Red Soul
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โ€œHeard about the guy who fell off a skyscraper? On his way down past each ...

โ€œHeard about the guy who fell off a skyscraper? On his way down past each floor, he kept saying to reassure himself: So far so good... so far so good... so far so good. How you fall doesn't matter. It's how you land!โ€ โ€• La Haine
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Ask not the sparrow ...

Ask not the sparrow how the eagle soars โ€“kill la kill (anime show)
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We always like those who admir...

We always like those who admire us; we do not always like those whom we admire. โ€“ La Rochefoucauld
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"Gratitude is merely the se...

"Gratitude is merely the secret hope of further favors." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"We confess our little faults to p...

"We confess our little faults to persuade people that we have no large ones." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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โ€œWe are more interested in making others ...

โ€œWe are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to be happy ourselves.โ€ - Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 26
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"When we ask for advice, we ...

"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice." โ€” Marquis de la Grange
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 29
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โ€œQue la vida m...

โ€œQue la vida me perdone las veces que no la vivรญ.โ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 22
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"Preserving health by too sev...

"Preserving health by too severe a rule is a worrisome malady." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 23
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โ€œWhen he takes me in his arms, and speaks ...

โ€œWhen he takes me in his arms, and speaks to me softly, I see the world through rose-colored glasses.โ€ -Edith Piaf, โ€˜La Vie En Roseโ€™
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 08
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"If ignorance is bliss,...

"If ignorance is bliss, then knock the smile off my face" - Zack de la Rocha
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 08
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"After the last of 16 mounting screws has been remove...

"After the last of 16 mounting screws has been removed from an access cover, it will be discovered that the wrong access cover has been removed." โ€” De La Lastra's Law
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 24
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โ€œNo persons are more frequently wron...

โ€œNo persons are more frequently wrong than those who will not admit they are wrong.โ€ -- Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 31
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"As if you could pick in love, as if it were not a lightning ...

"As if you could pick in love, as if it were not a lightning bolt that splits your bones and leaves you staked out in the middle of the courtyard." โ€”La Maga in "Hopscotch" by Julio Cortรกzar
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 25
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โ€œOut of difficult...

โ€œOut of difficulties grow miracles.โ€ โ€” Jean de La Bruyere
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"We all have strength enough t...

"We all have strength enough to endure the misfortunes of others." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 22
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Neither the sun nor d...

Neither the sun nor death can be looked at steadily. La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 03
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When we are unable to find tranquility...

When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere. Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Sadness flies away...

"Sadness flies away on the wings of time." -Jean de La Fontaine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 08
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โ€œThink for yourself and let others enjoy the p...

โ€œThink for yourself and let others enjoy the privilege of doing so too.โ€ โ€”Voltaire, Traitรฉ sur la tolรฉrance, ร  l'occasion de la mort de Jean Calas
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 05
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โ€œThose who make the worst use of ...

โ€œThose who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.โ€ โ€• Jean de La Bruyรจre
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La douleu...

La douleur exige d'รชtre ressenti...
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 27
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"Life is a sexua...

"Life is a sexually transmitted disease." โ€” R. D. Laing
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 17
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"When we are unable to find tranquility...

"When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 16
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โ€œWe all have strength enough ...

โ€œWe all have strength enough to endure the misfortunes of others.โ€ Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 08
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โ€œAnyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also...

โ€œAnyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with love of truth or virtue, no matter whether he be a prince or one of the people.โ€ Jean de La Fontaine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 24
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To know how to hide oneโ€™...

To know how to hide oneโ€™s ability is great skill. โ€” Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 30
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โ€œWe are so accustomed to disguise ourselves...

โ€œWe are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that, in the end, we become disguised to ourselves.โ€ โ€” Franรงois de la Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 25
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When we are unable to find tranquility...

When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere. Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 23
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โ€œThere he goes. One of God's own prototypes. Some kind of high powere...

โ€œThere he goes. One of God's own prototypes. Some kind of high powered mutant never even considered for mass production. Too weird to live, and too rare to die.โ€ - Hunter S. Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 10
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'There are some people who would never hav...

'There are some people who would never have fallen in love if they had not heard there was such a thing.' Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 09
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Aujourd'hui les gens conna...

Aujourd'hui les gens connaissent le prix de tout et la valeur de rien. - Oscar Wilde
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"Nothing is as Dangerous as an I...

"Nothing is as Dangerous as an Ignorant Friend; A Wise Enemy is to be Preferred." -Jean de La Fontaine.
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โ€œYou can be lonely anywhere, but there is a particul...

โ€œYou can be lonely anywhere, but there is a particular flavour to the loneliness that comes from living in a city, surrounded by millions of people,โ€ -Olivia Laing
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 19
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True love is like ghosts, which...

True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"He who lives without folly...

"He who lives without folly isn't so wise as he thinks." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 11
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โ€œWhen love is not mad...

โ€œWhen love is not madness it is not love.โ€ โ€• Pedro Calderon de la Barca
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"The greatest act of clevernes...

"The greatest act of cleverness is to conceal one's being clever." - Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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"We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves...

"We are so accustomed to disguise ourselves to others that in the end we become disguised to ourselves." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Cities can be lonely places, and in admitting this we see that loneliness doesnโ€™t necessaril...

"Cities can be lonely places, and in admitting this we see that loneliness doesnโ€™t necessarily require physical solitude, but rather an absence or paucity of connection, closeness, kinship: an inability, for one reason or another, to find as much intimacy as is desired." -Olivia Laing
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 18
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True love is like ghosts, which...

True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Death never takes a wise man by...

"Death never takes a wise man by surprise; he is always ready to go." -Jean de la Fontaine (1621-1695)
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"If it is true that one is poor on account of all ...

"If it is true that one is poor on account of all the things one wants, the ambitious and the avaricious languish in extreme poverty." -- Jean de La Bruyรจre
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 12
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"Preserving health by too sev...

"Preserving health by too severe a rule is a worrisome malady." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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โ€˜The happiness and misery o...

โ€˜The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.โ€™ La Rochefoucauld
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Life is a sexually transmitted...

Life is a sexually transmitted disease and the mortality rate is one hundred percent. R. D. Laing
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 28
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"All that is good in ...

"All that is good in me, began with you, Father." - Darim Ibn-La'Ahad
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 22
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Everything great comes from neurotics. They alone have foun...

Everything great comes from neurotics. They alone have founded religions and composed our masterpieces.โ€ Marcel Proust in "A Divided Self: Biography of R.D.Laing" by John Clay (1997)4
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 20
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"Who would ever ...

"Who would ever want to be King?"-Coldplay, viva la vida
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 11
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"However rare true love may b...

"However rare true love may be, true friendship is even rarer." - Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 26
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"I will not withdraw so long as those banners still wave in the wind. I am sevent...

"I will not withdraw so long as those banners still wave in the wind. I am seventy-one. How is it possible for a man of my age to die more gloriously than in the midst of my friends and brothers, in the service of God?" -- Jean Parisot de La Valette
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 02
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"We all have strength enough t...

"We all have strength enough to endure the misfortunes of others." โ€” Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Life is a sexua...

"Life is a sexually transmitted disease." โ€” R. D. Laing
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"Out of difficul...

"Out of difficulties grow miracles." -Jean de la Bruyere
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โ€œIf we had no faults of our own, we woul...

โ€œIf we had no faults of our own, we would not take so much pleasure in noticing those of others.โ€ - Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 28
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"I don't study to know...

"I don't study to know more, but to ignore less" - Juana Ines de la Cruz
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"A true friend is the most precious of all po...

"A true friend is the most precious of all possessions and the one we take the least thought about acquiring." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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"Life is a sexually transmitted...

"Life is a sexually transmitted disease and the mortality rate is one hundred percent." - R. D. Laing
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"We often meet our destin...

"We often meet our destiny on the road we take to avoid it." โ€“ Jean de La Fontaine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 24
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"I think confidence is silent and insecurity is loud. America is t...

"I think confidence is silent and insecurity is loud. America is the most powerful country in all of human history, everybody knows it, and we donโ€™t need to show it off.โ€ โ€” Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), 2018
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"Las mentiras son necesari...

"Las mentiras son necesarias cuando la verdad es muy difรญcil de creer."โ€” Pablo Escobar
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 13
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โ€œWe would rather see those to whom we ...

โ€œWe would rather see those to whom we have done a benefit, than those who have done us one.โ€ โ€”Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 19
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โ€œWhatever others are committing to us, we'll sort o...

โ€œWhatever others are committing to us, we'll sort of deal with it somehow. Worse it is with what we have committed on ourselvesโ€ - Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 20
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"In a class society where everybody's guilty, the only crime...

"In a class society where everybody's guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity" ~ Hunter S Thompson (Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 21
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Life is a tragedy for those ...

Life is a tragedy for those who feel, but a comedy for those who think. -Jean de la Bruyere
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"And the day will come when, to the bane and enlightenme...

"And the day will come when, to the bane and enlightenment of man, the plague will awaken its rats, and send them forth to die in a happy city." - Albert Camus, La Peste, 1947
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 02
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"This is the story of a society on its way down. And as it falls...

"This is the story of a society on its way down. And as it falls, it keeps telling itself: "So far so good. So far so good. So far so good." How you fall doesn't matter. It's how you land." La Haine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 02
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"Be mindful ev...

"Be mindful even if your mind is full"-De La Vega
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"extreme boredom provi...

"extreme boredom provides its own antidote" - Franรงois de La Rochefoucauld
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Rare as is true love...

Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer. Jean de La Fontaine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 23
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"Nothing is more dangerous than a fri...

"Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable." - Jean de La Fontaine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 10
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We all have strength enou...

We all have strength enough to bear the misfortunes of others. - La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 02
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โ€œIn the desert of the heart, tears do not tou...

โ€œIn the desert of the heart, tears do not touch the ground. (Dans le dรฉsert du coeur, - Les larmes ne touchent la terre.)โ€ โ€• Charles de Leusse
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 06
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"When we are unable to find tranquility...

"When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 25
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"Tell your stories to me. Show your bruises. Let's...

"Tell your stories to me. Show your bruises. Let's see what humanity is capable of handling." - La Dispute, "all our bruised body and the whole heart shrinks"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 11
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"When love is not madn...

"When love is not madness, it is not love." - Pedro Calderon de la Barca
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 25
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