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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on action, emotion, evolution, food, and heart

HEART, n. Figuratively, this useful organ is said to be the seat of emotions and sentiments . . . . It is now known that sentiments and emotions reside in the stomach, being evolved from food by chemical action of the gastric fluid.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on food and justice

Pleased to the last, he crops the flowery food, And licks the hand just raised to shed his blood.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Essay on Man. Epistle i. Line 83.

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