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True happiness is of a retired nature, and an enemy to pomp and noise it arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.
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Joseph Addison

Joseph Addison (May 1, 1672 - June 17, 1719) was an English essayist and poet

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