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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
  Act always so that the immediate motive of thy will may become a universal rule for all intelligent beings.  1
  Es giebt nur eine Religion, aber es kann vielerlei Arten der Glaubens geben—There is only one religion, but there may be divers forms of belief.  2
  If a man makes himself a worm, he must not complain when trodden on.  3
  Moral culture must begin with a change (Umwandlung) in the way of thinking, and with the founding of a character.  4
  Nichts ist göttlich, als was vernünftig ist—Nothing is divine but what is agreeable to reason.  5
  Sincerity is the indispensable ground of all conscientiousness, and by consequence of all heartfelt religion.  6
  There is nothing divine but what is rational.  7
  There is only one true religion, but there may be many forms of belief.  8
  Two things strike me dumb: the infinite starry heavens, and the sense of right and wrong in man.  9

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