We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Herman Melville

United States writer of novels and short stories (1819-1891)

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