An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.
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One wants to tell a story, like Scheherezade, in order not to die. It's one of the oldest urges in mankind. It's a way of stalling death.
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I stand there unmoving while they take part in the boldest form of dissent they can manage. Silence.
Today is the oldest you've ever been, and the youngest you'll ever be again.
Oft expectation fails, and most oft there where most it promises; and oft it hits where hope is coldest, and despair most fits.
Religion is probably, after sex, the second oldest resource which human beings have available to them for blowing their mind.
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