"Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them."
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"When you ascend the hill of prosperity, may you not meet a friend."
"Prosperity is the surest breeder of insolence I know."
"The wisest prophets make sure of the event first."
"If a woman hasn't got a tiny streak of a harlot in her, she's a dry stick as a rule."
"If you attack the establishment long enough and hard enough, they will make you a member of it."
"We all have private ails. The troublemakers are they who need public cures for their private ails."
"We are here, not because we are law-breakers; we are here in our efforts to become law-makers."
"Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond fields of the mind."
"The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs."
"There is often more spiritual force in a proverb than in whole philosophical systems."
"Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience."
"A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience."
"What is a epigram? A dwarfish whole. Its body brevity, and wit its soul."
"A proverb is much matter distilled into few words."
"Professionalism: It's NOT the job you DO, It's HOW you DO the job."
"Pros are people who do jobs well even when they don't feel like it."
"And there is no trade or employment but the young man following it may become a hero."
"To depend upon a profession is a less odious form of slavery than to depend upon a father."
"Civilization and profits go hand in hand."
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