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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
  Culture enables us to express ourselves.  1
  Painting does not proceed so much by intelligence as by sight and feeling and invention.  2
  Society has only one law, and that is custom.  3
  Society is, and must be, based upon appearances, and not upon the deepest realities.  4
  True art, which requires free and healthy faculties, is opposed to pedantry, which crushes the soul under a burden.  5
  Unless a man works he cannot find out what he is able to do.  6
  Woe unto him that is never alone, and cannot bear to be alone.  7

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