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The evening of life brings with it its lamp.

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Joseph Joubert

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Few people know how to be old.

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FRANCOIS LA ROCHEFOUCAULD

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You can't help growing older, but you can help growing old.
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George Burns

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Age takes away from a man only qualities that avail wisdom nothing.

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Joseph Joubert

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All the good of man lies in his youthful feeling and his mature thought.

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Joseph Joubert

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...and did not the degeneration of religion begin with reason itself?...The decay of religion is due to the pedantic spirit, in the invention of creeds, formulas, articles of faith, doctrines and apologies. We become increasingly less pious as we increasingly justify and rationalize our beliefs and become so sure that we are right.

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Lin Yutang

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A Hard Rain's A'Gonna Fall
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