Quotes by Samuel Butler

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To himself everyone is immortal; he may know that he is going to die, but he can never know that he is dead.
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 death  

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I don't mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.
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 honesty  

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To live is like to love - all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
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 life  

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Every one should keep a mental wastepaper basket and the older he grows the more things he will consign to it - torn up to irrecoverable tatters.
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A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg.
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 ignorance  perspective  

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