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Friday, 20 October 2017
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"No one can be brave who considers pain to be the greatest evil in life, or can they be temperate who considers pleasure to be the highest good." (Cicero, Marcus T. - Courage)

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A rolling stone gathers no moss.

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The man who will follow precedent, but never create one, is merely an obvious example of the routineer. You find him desperately numerous in the civil service, in the official bureaus. To him government is something given as unconditionally, as absolutely as ocean or hill. He goes on winding the tape that he finds. His imagination has rarely extricated itself from under the administrative machine to gain any sense of what a human, temporary contraption the whole affair is. What he thinks is the heavens above him is nothing but the roof. - (Lippmann, Walter - Precedents)
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