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I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean lay all undiscovered before me.

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    ik weet niet wat ik voor de wereld kan lijken, maar voor mezelf lijk ik slechts een jongen te zijn die aan de kust speelt en mezelf omleid in het vinden van een gladdere kiezelsteen of een mooiere schelp dan gewoon, terwijl de grote oceaan leg alles onontdekt voor mij.

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