Watch a cat when it enters a room for the first time. It searches and smells about, it is not quiet for a moment, it trusts nothing until it has examined and made acquaintance with everything.
Quote by Jean Jacques Rousseau
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Truth is no road to fortune
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I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
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