“To be awake is to be alive. I have never yet met a man who was quite awake… We must learn to…”

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“To be awake is to be alive. I have never yet met a man who was quite awake… We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aids, but by an infinite expectation of the dawn, which does not forsake us in our soundest sleep.”

Henry David Thoreau, Walden

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