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Good-natured people

18 Sep

The good-natured have acquired their character from the constant dread of foreign encroachments in which their ancestors lived;- who were in the habit of mitigating, appeasing, apologizing, preventing, diverting, flattering, humbling themselves, concealing both grief and anger, smoothing their features, – and ultimately bequeathed this whole delicate and successful mechanism to their children and grandchildren. These, thanks to a more propitious fate, had no occasion for that permanent dread: nevertheless they continue in the same groove.

The dawn of day by Friedrich Nietzsche 

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Reason quote

5 Jan

All things endowed with long life are, in the course of time, so thoroughly saturated with reason that their origin from irrationality thereby becomes improbable. 

The dawn of day by Friedrich Nietzsche 

Quote about women

5 Aug

No one but a woman can help a man when he is in trouble of the heart. 

Dracula by Bram Stoker 

Quote about women

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Quote about women

1 Aug

There is something in woman`s nature that makes a man free to break down before her and express his feelings on the tender or emotional side without feeling it derogatory to his manhood.

Dracula by Bram Stoker 

Quote about woman`s nature

Quote about woman`s nature

Giving blood to woman you love

29 Jul

No man knows till he experiences it, what it is to feel his own life – blood drawn away into the veins of the woman he loves. 

Dracula by Bram Stoker 

Giving blood to woman you love

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God quote

26 Jul

The real God taketh heed lest a sparrow fall; but the God created from human vanity sees no difference between an eagle and a sparrow. Oh, if men only knew ! 

Dracula by Bram Stoker 

Sympathy quote

25 Jul

Though sympathy can`t alter facts, it can help to make them more bearable.

Dracula by Bram Stoker 

Quote about sympathy

Quote about sympathy

Selfish men quote

25 Jul

In selfish men caution is as secure an armour for their foes as for themselves.

Dracula by Bram Stoker 

Quote about houses

18 Jul

The weird thing about houses is that they almost always look like nothing is happening inside of them, even though they contain most of our lives.

The fault in our stars by John Green 

Quote about houses

Quote about houses

Pain and joy quote

17 Jul

Without pain, how could we know joy ? 

The fault in our stars by John Green 

Quote about pain and joy

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