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The worst derangement of the spirit is to believe things because we want them to be so, not because we have seen them for what they are.
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Jacques Bossuet

Jacques-Benigne Bossuet (September 27, 1627 - April 12, 1704) was a French bishop and theologian, renowned for his sermons and other addresses. He has been considered by many to be one of the most brilliant orators of all time and a masterly French stylist

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