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However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results.
262
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.
405
He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
196
From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
287
Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will...
263
Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.
199
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last.
258
Although prepared for martyrdom, I preferred that it be postponed.
266
All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
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A love for tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril.
202
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
471
The freedom of poetic license.
464
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.
450
Law stands mute in the midst of arms.
460
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
422
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.
346
Friendship make prosperity more shining and lessens adversity by dividing and sharing it.
537
The people's good is the highest law.
311
Let the punishment match the offense.
301
There is nothing so absurd but some philosopher has said it