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Blaise Pascal, Pensées Quotes: Men spend their time in following a ball or a hare it is the pleasure even of kings.
         

Men spend their time in following a ball or a hare it is the pleasure even of kings.


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Men spend their time in following a ball or a hare it is the pleasure even of kings.
         



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