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Cesare Pavese Quotes: Will power is only the tensile strength of one's own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.
         

Will power is only the tensile strength of one's own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.


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Will power is only the tensile strength of one's own disposition. One cannot increase it by a single ounce.
         



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