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Henrik Ibsen

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Comment#  ·   Fair (535 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

Money may be the husk of many things, but not the kernel. It buys you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintances, but not friends; servants, but not loyalty; days of joy, but not peace or happiness.

Henrik Ibsen, in Wealth and Poverty

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You should never wear your best trousers when you go out to fight for freedom and liberty.

Henrik Ibsen, in War and Peace

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