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We are somewhat more than ourselves in our sleeps, and the slumber of the body seems to be but the waking of the soul. - It is the litigation of sense, but the liberty of reason; and our waking conceptions do not match the fancies of our sleeps.
 

We carry with us the wonders we seek without us.
[Self Reliance]
 

Where I cannot satisfy my reason, I love to humour my fancy.
[Reason]
 

Where life is more terrible than death, it is the truest valor to dare to live.
[Courage]
 


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