The man who insists upon seeing with perfect clearness before he decides, never decides. Accept life, and you must accept regret.

Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821-1881) Swiss philosopher, poet, critic
Journal Intime, entry for 17 Dec 1856 (1882)

trans. by Mrs. Humphrey Ward (1892)
Added on 3-Mar-08 | Last updated 3-Mar-08
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