"In this country it's a good thing to kill an admiral now and then to encourage the others."
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"When we assumed the Soldier, we did not lay aside the Citizen."
"Making the world safe for hypocrisy."
"Those that I fight I do not hate, those that I guard I do not love."
"An army without culture is a dull-witted army, and a dull-witted army cannot defeat the enemy."
"The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind."
"Sure of their qualities and demanding praise, more go to ruined fortunes than are raised."
"None are more haughty than a common place person raised to power."
"Chins without beards deserve no honor."
"We see things as we are, not as they are."
"Appearance rules the world."
"I don't consider myself bald, I'm just taller than my hair."
"How little do they see what is, who frame their hasty judgments upon that which seems."
"Nowadays those are rewarded who make right appear wrong."
"Barring that natural expression of villainy which we all have, the man looked honest enough."
"Bad weather always looks worse through a window."
"Trust not to much to appearances."
"We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be."
"Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness."
"We must not always judge of the generality of the opinion by the noise of the acclamation."
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