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Blessedness is not the reward of virtue, but virtue itself; neither do we rejoice therein, because we control our lusts, but contrariwise, because we rejoice therein, we are able to control our lusts.
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Baruch Spinoza, The Ethics

Dutch Jewish philosopher (1632 - 1677)

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