It's no longer a warmth hidden in my veins: it's Venus entire and whole fastening on her prey.
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Jean Racine (December 22, 1639 April 21, 1699) was a French dramatist, one of the "big three" of 17th century France (along with Molire and Corneille). Racine was primarily a tragedian, though he did write one comedy.
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Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Seek not to change the world, but choose to change your mind about the world.
We must become the change we want to see.
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