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Obvious Schnippet

“Everything can be explained to the people, on the single condition that you want them to understand.”

Frantz Fanon,
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Lost And Found Schnippet

“I am beyond Left and Right, as I am Good and Evil.”

Gabriele d’Annunzio more »

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Timely Schnippet

Free Speech is, therefore, the very best proof of good government; it is like the coldness of a dog’s nose. Men whose conscience is void of offense before God and man, and who are busy with their work, do not give a damn what fools and knaves are saying about them.

Aleister Crowley

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Spengler Schnippets

What is truth? For the multitude, that which it continually reads and hears.

Oswald Spengler

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Unfortunately Obvious Schnippet

Distrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful!

Friedrich Nietzsche

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Blindingly Obvious Schnippet

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. Say you’re running and you think, ‘Man, this hurts, I can’t take it anymore. The ‘hurt’ part is an unavoidable reality, but whether or not you can stand anymore is up to the runner himself.

Haruki Murakami

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Cannon Fodder

“Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.”

Napoleon Bonaparte

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