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He would just have to earn it honestly. Disgusting, the depths to which he had sunk.

Robert Lynn Asprin & al., Thieves’ World

Hermetic quote Aspirin Thieves World honestly

“Look, J., despite all my efforts, I still can’t honestly say that I feel closer to God and to myself,” I tell him, with barely concealed exasperation. “That’s because, like everyone else on the planet, you believed that time would teach you to grow closer to God. But time doesn’t teach; it merely brings us a sense of weariness and of growing older.”

Paulo Coelho, Aleph

Hermetic quote Coelho Aleph time