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We must think anew - and act anew
Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man
Man is but a reed, the weakest in nature, but he is a thinking reed
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living
Misery is almost always the result of thinking
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself
To be able to concentrate for a considerable time is essential to difficult achievement
Many people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so
Those who know how to think need no teachers
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