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Outward circumstances injure character for the weak man but improve it for the strong one. In the first case, the man lets himself be moved still farther away from his spiritual centre, but in the second one he moves closer to it.

-- Notebooks Category 13: Human Experience > Chapter 1: Situation > # 251

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