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"Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable."
"A cucumber should be well-sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and
then thrown out."
"We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have
never deceived us."
"I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am."
"What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure."
"Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings."