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The quest may seem a long and difficult affair: it is. But since even a little effort in travelling it brings a noticeable reward, while saving some avoidable suffering, and since the questless life is in comparison a useless effort to hold on to many illusions, it still offers enough inducement to make a start and exert oneself to enter on the first stage.

-- Notebooks Category 1: Overview of the Quest > Chapter 1: What the Quest Is > # 144

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