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Victor Hugo Quotes: Thought is the toil of the intelligence, revery its voluptuousness. To replace thought with revery is to confound a poison with a food.
         

Thought is the toil of the intelligence, revery its voluptuousness. To replace thought with revery is to confound a poison with a food.


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Thought is the toil of the intelligence, revery its voluptuousness. To replace thought with revery is to confound a poison with a food.
         



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