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But a pleasure is none the less a pleasure because it does not please forever . It
is delightful to plunge into cold water on ... a part of the pattern I was attempting to
draw to experience all the pleasures of sense . I have not been afraid of excess ...
Old age has its pleasures , which , though different , are not less than the
pleasures of youth . The philosophers have always told us that we are the slaves
of our passions , and is it so small a thing to be liberated from their sway ? The
fool's old ...
... for the drug - fiend at all events does not set himself on a pedestal from which
to look down on his fellowmen . The value of art , like the value of the Mystic Way
, lies in its effects . If it can only give pleasure , however spiritual that pleasure ...
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