“It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.” — Epicurus

“It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.”
— Epicurus

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“People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.” — James Baldwin

“People are trapped in history and history is trapped in them.”
— James Baldwin

“There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle.” — Alexis de Tocqueville

“There are many men of principle in both parties in America, but there is no party of principle.”
— Alexis de Tocqueville

“We have, I fear, confused power with greatness.” — Stewart Udall

“We have, I fear, confused power with greatness.”
— Stewart Udall

“The pen is the tongue of the mind.” — Horace

“The pen is the tongue of the mind.”
— Horace

“Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.” — Simone Weil

“Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.”
— Simone Weil

“When one burns one’s bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.” — Dylan Thomas

“When one burns one’s bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.”
— Dylan Thomas