"Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise."
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"He is a modest little man who has a good deal to be modest about."
"Only action gives life strength, only moderation gives it charm."
"Let not turn fun to mischief."
"Moderate profits fill the purse."
"He who drinks a glass a day shall live to die another way."
"Everything in moderation -- including moderation."
"Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, leads to ruin."
"Temperate temperance is best; intemperate temperance injures the cause of temperance."
"Even moderation ought not to be practiced to excess."
"Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess."
"Modernism may be seen as an attempt to reconstruct the world in the absence of God."
"This strange disease of modern life, with its sick hurry, its divided aims."
"You are born modern, you do not become so."
"I think the adjective post-modernist really means mannerist. Books about books is fun but frivolous."
"Postmodernism is among other things a sick joke at the expense of revolutionary avant-gardism."
"It takes a kind of shabby arrogance to survive in our time, and a fairly romantic nature to want to."
"Post-modernism is modernism with the optimism taken out."
"It's best to rise from life like a banquet, neither thirsty or drunken."
"To many, total abstinence is easier than perfect moderation."
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