Instead of first defining the conceptions of freedom and inevitability in themselves, and then ranging the phenomena of life under those definitions, history should deduce a definition of the conception of freedom and inevitability themselves from the immense quantity of phenomena of which it is cognizant and that always appear dependent on these two elements.
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Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
I was also cognizant of how good it felt to actually be able to say what I thought to someone.