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The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.
267
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
279
While there's life, there's hope.
281
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
313
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
295
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
357
When you wish to instruct, be brief; that men's minds take in quickly what you say, learn its lesson, and retain it faithfully. Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the...
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More important than<br /> leaving an inheritance is<br /> leaving a legacy.
320
What we call pleasure, and rightly so is the absence of all pain.
263
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
285
We do not destroy religion by destroying superstition.
524
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
357
We are obliged to respect, defend and maintain the common bonds of union and fellowship that exist among all members of the human race.
211
To each his own.
278
To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
440
Courage means to keep<br /> working a relationship,<br /> to continue seeking<br /> solutions to difficult<br /> problems, and to stay<br...
258
There is no duty more obligatory than the repayment of kindness.
309
There are some duties we owe even to those who have wronged us. There is, after all, a limit to retribution and punishment.
280
The wise are instructed by reason; ordinary minds by experience; the stupid, by necessity; and brutes by instinct.