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"Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain."

"Men despise religion. They hate it and are afraid it may be true."

"We often pretend to fear what we really despise, and more often despise what we really fear."

"Do you know what a soldier is, young man? He's the chap who makes it possible for civilised folk to despise war."

"In politics, the people I most despise are those who have no values."

"The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough."

"Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain."

"Only the elites despise earning money."

"Women are degraded by the propensity to enjoy the present moment, and, at last, despise the freedom which they have not sufficient virtue to struggle to attain."

"I work for a Government I despise for ends I think criminal."

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