The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.

The Plague

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A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.

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Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.

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Integrity has no need of rules.

Ah, mon cher, for anyone who is alone, without God and without a master, the weight of days is dreadful.

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