"Men sooner forget the death of their father than the loss of their patrimony."
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"The weeping of an heir is laughter in disguise."
"Die and endow a college or a cat."
"He who comes for the inheritance is often made to pay for the funeral."
"Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance."
"An infinitude of tenderness is the chief gift and inheritance of all truly great men."
"It is the fate of the great ones of this earth, to be appreciated only after they are gone."
"A man cannot leave a better legacy to the world than a well-educated family."
"No legacy is so rich as honestly."
"Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir."
"I would rather make my name than inherit it."
"To inherit property is not to be born -- it is to be still-born, rather."
"What you enjoy is yours; what you save for your heirs, is already not yours, but theirs."
"Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts; old age is slow in both."
"Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears."
"Where there is injury let me sow pardon."
"An honest man speaks the truth, though it may give offence; a vain man, in order that it may."
"Everyone suffers wrongs for which there is no remedy."
"Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! -- what worthy man does not keep those in mind?"
"The marks you receive in the school of experience are mostly bruises."
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