"There are few people who are more often in the wrong than those who cannot endure to be so."
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"Bodily labor alleviates the pains of the mind and from this arises the happiness of the poor."
"The common foible of women who have been handsome is to forget that they are no longer so."
"It is more easy to be wise for others than for ourselves."
"It is great folly to wish to be wise all alone."
"It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one."
"We are more often treacherous, through weakness than through calculation."
"We do not despise all those who have vices, but we do despise those that have no virtue."
"What makes vanity so insufferable to us, is that it hurts our own."
"Perfect Valor is to do, without a witness, all that we could do before the whole world."
"Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish to correct of it."
"The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune."
"Taste may change, but inclination never."
"The only thing that should surprise us is that there are still some things that can surprise us."
"There are few virtuous women who are not bored with their trade."
"Weakness of character is the only defect which cannot be amended."
"We like to see others, but don't like others to see through us."
"Our actions are like the terminations of verses, which we rhyme as we please."
"To know how to hide one's ability is great skill."
"Nothing prevents one from appearing natural as the desire to appear natural."
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