"On the pinnacle of success man does not stand firm long."
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"Stupidity is without anxiety."
"I don't know a greater advantage, than to appreciate the worth of an enemy."
"The people rate strength before everything."
"It is delivery that makes the orators success."
"I do not speak of what I cannot praise."
"To understand one thing well is better than understanding many things by halves."
"Nothing is true, but that which is simple."
"There is repetition everywhere, and nothing is found only once in the world."
"The senses do not deceive us, but the judgment does."
"Self-love exaggerates our faults as well as our virtues."
"Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away."
"Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men."
"No one has ever learned fully to know themselves."
"Trust yourself, then you will know how to live."
"A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise."
"Whoever wishes to keep a secret must hide the fact that he possesses one."
"The credit of advancing science has always been due to individuals and never to the age."
"A great scholar is seldom a great philosopher."
"A great revolution is never the fault of the people, but of the government."
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