I cannot be with someone who takes pleasure in inflicting pain on me, someone who can’t love me.
Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it.
Why bother inflicting enormous pain on yourself when sooner or later Life would certainly get around to doing it for you?
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To injure an opponent is to injure yourself. To control aggression without inflicting injury in the Art of Peace.
Art Control Inflicting Injure Injury
Sovereignty must not be used for inflicting harm on anyone, whether citizen or foreigner.
Citizen Foreigner Harm Inflicting Must
Wit is a weapon. Jokes are a masculine way of inflicting superiority. But humor is the pursuit of a gentle grin, usually in solitude.
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