"From the errors of others, a wise man corrects his own."
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"One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety is always on their guard."
"The empire of custom is most mighty."
"No one reaches a high position without daring."
"Confidence is the bond of friendship."
"To confess a fault freely is the next thing to being innocent of it."
"The remedy for wrongs is to forget them."
"At daybreak, when loath to rise, have this thought in thy mind: I am rising for a man's work."
"The wise man avoids evil by anticipating it."
"He is most free from danger, who, even when safe, is on his guard."
"Every vice has its excuse ready."
"The most delightful pleasures cloy without variety."
"Everything is worth what its purchaser will pay for it."
"The timid man calls himself cautious, the sordid man thrifty."
"A rolling stone can gather no moss."
"It is a good thing to learn caution from the misfortunes of others."
"A man's own character is the arbiter of his fortune."
"Speech is the mirror of the soul; as a man speaks, so he is."
"Society in shipwreck is comfort to all."
"Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage."
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