"What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality."
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"To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future."
"Also the two-edged tongue of mighty Zeno, who, Say what one would, could argue it untrue."
"Socrates said he was not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world."
"Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause."
"The wildest colts make the best horses."
"In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker."
"Distressed valor challenges great respect, even from an enemy."
"Time is the wisest of all counselors."
"Character is simply habit long continued."
"To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult."
"Good birth is a fine thing, but the merit is our ancestors."
"The first evil those who are prone to talk suffer, is that they hear nothing."
"Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech."
"Rest is the sweet sauce of labor."
"Nothing is cheap which is superfluous, for what one does not need, is dear at a penny."
"When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door."
"The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled."
"They named it Ovation from the Latin ovis [A Sheep]."
"The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune."
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