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The detachment which comes to the old through weariness and fatigue is in some ways similar to the detachment which comes to much younger people through the study of philosophy and the work upon themselves. However, in the latter case it is a positive quality whereas in the case of the old it is merely a passive one.

-- Notebooks Category 24: The Peace within You > Chapter 3: Practise Detachment > # 19

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