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Czech statesman, writer and former dissident 1936-2011+4
A human action becomes genuinely important when it springs from the soil of a clear-sighted awareness of the temporality and the ephemerally of everything human. It is only this awareness that can breathe any greatness into an action.
American writer and social criticus 1858-19500
The clear-sighted do not rule the world, but they sustain and console it.