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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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Seneca quotes (4)

“We are more often frightened than hurt, and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.” “While we teach, we learn.” “There’s one blessing only, the source and cornerstone of beatitude – confidence in self.” “The heart is great which … Continue reading

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Johann von Goethe quotes (7)

“There is repetition everywhere, and nothing is found only once in the world.” “What is not fully understood is never possessed.” “All our knowledge is symbolic.” “Out of moderation a pure happiness springs.”

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Terence quotes

“Where there’s life, there’s hope.” “Moderation in all things.” “For nowaday deference gets you friends, honesty gets you hated.” “Extreme law is often extreme injustice.”

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Oscar Wilde (8)

“Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.” “What is said of a man is nothing. The point is, who says it.” “What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” “Wickedness is a myth invented … Continue reading

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