„There’s nothing quite as frightening as someone who knows they are right.“

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„With despair, true optimism begins: the optimism of the man who expects nothing, who knows he has no rights and nothing coming to him, who rejoices in counting on himself alone and in acting alone for the good of all.“

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„In a democracy... someone who fails to get elected to office can always console himself with the thought that there was something not quite fair about it.“

—  Thucydides, History of the Peloponnesian War
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