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We are never further from our wishes than when we fancy we possess the object of them.
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It’s necessary to have wished for death in order to know how good it is to live.
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On the Improvement of the Understanding
In Praise of Idleness and Other Essays
The Myth of Sisyphus
Zorba the Greek
Manual of the Warrior of Light
The Phenomenology of Spirit
Beyond Good and Evil
Maxims and Reflections
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe