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First appearance deceives many.-

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Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body.-

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A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.-

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Love is a kind of warfare.-

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Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.-

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The burden which is well borne becomes light.-

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If any person wish to be idle, let them fall in love. –

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Jupiter from on high smiles at the perjuries of lovers.-

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Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.-

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Majesty and love do not consort well together, nor do they dwell in the same place.-

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He who would not be idle, let him fall in love.-

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In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent.-

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A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.-

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I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not a difficult achievement.-

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Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.-

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A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can be stabbed to death by a quip and worried to death by a frown on the right man’s brow.-

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You will go most safely in the middle. –

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There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled. –

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Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.-

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You can learn from anyone even your enemy.-

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Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least expect it there will be a fish.-

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The cause is hidden; the effect is visible to all.-

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Against the bold, daring is unsafe.-

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The prayers of cowards fortune spurns.-

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Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships; the poor man everywhere lies low.-

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He who says o’er much I love not is in love.-

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Enhance and intensify one’s vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the highest and deepest reality.-

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The bold adventurer succeeds the best.-

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Neglect of appearance becomes men.-

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Death is less bitter punishment than death’s delay.-

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There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.-

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People are slow to claim confidence in undertakings of magnitude.-

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Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it not to be cruel.-

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What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless.-

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Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.-

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Neither can the wave that has passed by be recalled, nor the hour which has passed return again.-

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He whom all hate all wish to see destroyed.-

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Time is the devourer of all things.-

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Most safely shall you tread the middle path.-

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The heavier crop is ever in others’ fields.-

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The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born so late.-

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Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it.-

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The vulgar crowd values friends according to their usefulness.-

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Bear patiently with a rival.-

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The penalty may be removed, the crime is eternal.-

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Let what is irksome become habitual, no more will it trouble you.-

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Let me tell you I am better acquainted with you for a long absence, as men are with themselves for a long affliction: absence does but hold off a friend, to make one see him the truer.-

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Cunning leads to knavery. It is but a step from one to the other, and that very slippery. Only lying makes the difference; add that to cunning, and it is knavery.-

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The gods behold all righteous actions.-

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Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish.-

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Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.-

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We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us.-

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Endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by.-

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Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love.-

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Time, the devourer of all things.-

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Often they benefit who suffer wrong.-

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Where belief is painful we are slow to believe.-

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Tears at times have the weight of speech.-

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How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.-

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Daring is not safe against daring men.-

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Every lover is a soldier.-

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Alas! how difficult it is not to betray one’s guilt by one’s looks.-

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Beauty is a fragile gift. –

 

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The man who has experienced shipwreck shudders even at a calm sea.-

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The lamp burns bright when wick and oil are clean.-

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Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.-

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Time, motion and wine cause sleep.-

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Everyone’s a millionaire where promises are concerned.-

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Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.-

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The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.-

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Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes any woman fair.-

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An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.-

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It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.-

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There is a god within us.-

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What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct.-

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Like fragile ice anger passes away in time.-

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The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged.-

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Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly.-

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It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.-

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Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.-

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Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.-

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Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.-

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All love is vanquished by a succeeding love.-

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Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.-

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Ah me! Love can not be cured by herbs.-

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Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish.-

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Habits change into character.-

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Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good.-

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Envy aims very high.-

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Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered them.-

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Fortune and love favor the brave.-

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Time is generally the best doctor.-

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In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.-

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If you want to be loved, be lovable.-

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Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable except what our hearts and our intellects endows us with.-

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Love is full of anxious fears.-

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What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps; with it alone, she lives.-

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He who can believe himself well, will be well.-

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Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.-

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It is the poor man who’ll ever count his flock.-

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At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do everything in its proper time.-

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The high-spirited man may indeed die, but he will not stoop to meanness. Fire, though it may be quenched, will not become cool.-

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Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.-

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Love is a thing that is full of cares and fears.-

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First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, ‘I believe,’ three times.-

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Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.-

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What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they please.-

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Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I confess, that to my misfortune, it is soft.-

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All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil.-

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Those things that nature denied to human sight, she revealed to the eyes of the soul.-

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My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.-

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Make the workmanship surpass the materials.-

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No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it.-

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What is without periods of rest will not endure.-

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A man is sorry to be honest for nothing.-

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Venus favors the bold.-

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The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.-

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Little things please little minds.-

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Love is a credulous thing.-

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To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another.-

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An evil life is a kind of death.-

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Art lies by its own artifice.-

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