Man could not live if he were entirely impervious to sadness. Many sorrows can be endured only by being embraced, and the pleasure taken in them naturally has a somewhat melancholy character.
Quote by Emile Durkheim
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Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned.
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