"Our work is the presentation of our capabilities."
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"My early and invincible love of reading I would not exchange for all the riches of India."
"Books are those faithful mirrors that reflect to our mind the minds of sages and heroes."
"Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused."
"A heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute."
"Style is the image of character."
"We improve ourselves by victories over ourselves. There must be contest, and we must win."
"I was never less alone than when by myself."
"The courage of a soldier is found to be the cheapest and most common quality of human nature."
"The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators."
"Corruption, the most infallible symptom of constitutional liberty."
"The laws of probability, so true in general, so fallacious in particular."
"History is little more than the register of the crimes, follies and misfortunes of mankind."
"All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance."
"Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive."
"Fanaticism obliterates the feelings of humanity."
"I sighed as a lover, I obeyed as a son."
"I am indeed rich, since my income is superior to my expenses, and my expense is equal to my wishes."
"Our sympathy is cold to the relation of distant misery."
"The pathetic almost always consists in the detail of little events."
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