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Quote collection #7 (50 quotes)

Juvenal “Like warmed-up cabbage served at each repast, the repetition kills the wretch at last.” “Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.” “Virtue is the one and only nobility.” “Here we all live in a state of ambitious poverty.” … Continue reading

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Publilius Syrus quotes

“The prompter the refusal, the less the disappointment.” “A rolling stone can gather no moss.” “He is truly wise who gains wisdom from another’s mishap.” “Fate is not satisfied with inflicting one calamity.” “Successful guilt is the bane of society.” … Continue reading

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Harriet Beecher Stowe quotes

“Friendships are discovered rather than made.” “The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.” “Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.” “So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why doesn’t somebody wake up … Continue reading

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J Goethe quotes

“How can we know ourselves? Never by reflection but only through action. Begin at once to do your duty and immediately you will know what is inside you.” “It is only in misery that we recognize the hand of God … Continue reading

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Mark Twain quotes (2)

“The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.” “In Paris they simply stared when I spoke them in French; I never did succeed in making those idiots understand their own … Continue reading

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Benjamin Franklin quotes (2)

“Half a truth is often a great lie.” “If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.” “Do good to your friends to keep them, your enemies to win them.” “The use of money is all the advantage there is … Continue reading

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Publilius Syrus quotes (3)

“Friendship either finds or makes equals.” “Never promise more than you can perform.” “The happy man is not he who seems thus to others, but who seems thus to himself.” “Take care that no one hates you justly.” “Every day … Continue reading

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