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The philosopher's duty leaves him free to live in the world or leave it. There are no compulsive rules for him. But if he decides to stay, or is compelled by his need to earn a livelihood, he will take care not to be of the world.

-- Notebooks Category 20: What Is Philosophy? > Chapter 5: The Philosopher > # 107

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