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Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps, for he is the only animal that is struck with the difference between what things are and what they ought to be.
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William Hazlitt

William Hazlitt (10 April 1778 ? 18 September 1830) was an English writer remembered for his humanistic essays and literary criticism

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