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American author 1923-19960
It is those who concentrates on but one thing at a time who advance in this world. The great man or woman is the one who never steps outside his or her specialty or foolishly dissipates his or her individuality.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-18620
The generative energy, which, when we are loose, dissipates and makes us unclean, when we are continent invigorates and inspires us. Chastity is the flowering of man; and what are called Genius, Heroism, Holiness, and the like, are but various fruits which succeed it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-18820
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts.