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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, The Sorrows of Young Werther Quotes: Man needs only a small patch of earth for his pleasures, and a smaller one still to rest beneath.
         

Man needs only a small patch of earth for his pleasures, and a smaller one still to rest beneath.


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