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    Is this testing whether I’m a replicant or a lesbian, Mr. Deckard?
    —David Webb Peoples, U.S. screenwriter, and Ridley Scott. Rachel, Blade Runner, being tested to determine if she is human or machine (1982)

    Only the history of free peoples is worth our attention; the history of men under a despotism is merely a collection of anecdotes.
    —S├ębastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort (1741–1794)

    Enthusiasm is a supernatural serenity.
    —Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Renunciation: that is the great fact we all, individuals and classes, have to learn. In trying to avoid it we bring misery to ourselves and others.
    —Beatrice Potter Webb (1858–1943)