What is life? A madness. What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story. And the greatest good is little enough, for all life is a dream and dreams themselves are only dreams.

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When love is not madness it is not love.

When love is not madness it is not love.

For all life is a dream and dreams themselves are only dreams.

For all life is a dream and dreams themselves are only dreams.

Tis not where we lie but whence we fell, the loss of heaven's the greatest pain in hell.

'Tis not where we lie but whence we fell, the loss of heaven's the greatest pain in hell.

One may know how to gain a victory and know not how to use it.

One may know how to gain a victory and know not how to use it.

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    Good night and sweet dreams, my love!

    Good night and sweet dreams, my love!

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    Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime.

    We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.

    We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.

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