The reason we all like to think so well of others is that we are all afraid for ourselves. The basis of optimism is sheer terror. -Oscar Wilde

 

The reason we all like to think so well of others is that we are all afraid for ourselves. The basis of optimism is sheer terror.


-Oscar Wilde
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