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Society everywhere is in conspiracy against the manhood of every one of its members. The virtue in most request is conformity. Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


The great majority work only when forced by necessity, and this natural human aversion to work gives rise to the most difficult social problems. - Sigmund Freud


Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it. - Samuel Johnson


I am indebted to the cat for a particular kind of honourable deceit, for a greater control over myself, for a characteristic aversion to brutal sounds, and for the need to keep silent for long periods of time. - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette


I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion. - Robert Louis Stevenson


My true friends have always given me that supreme proof of devotion, a spontaneous aversion for the man I loved. - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette


You know quite well, deep within you, that there is only a single magic, single power, a single salvation, and that is called loving. Well, then, love your suffering. Do not resist it, do not flee from it. It is your aversion that hurts, nothing else. - Hermann Hesse