"It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the security of a god."
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"For greed all nature is too little."
"There is as much greatness of mind in acknowledging a good turn, as in doing it."
"See how many are better off than you are, but consider how many are worse."
"Nothing is void of God, his work is everywhere his full of himself."
"If a man does not know what port he is steering for, no wind is favorable to him."
"If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind."
"Those who boast of their descent, brag on what they owe to others."
"He who boasts of his descent, praises the deed of another."
"It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks behind it."
"Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness."
"There is no delight in owning anything unshared."
"A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer."
"It is the superfluous things for which men sweat."
"Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures."
"Those that are a friend to themselves are sure to be a friend to all."
"He who is brave is free."
"A foolishness is inflicted with a hatred of itself."
"Where the fear is, happiness is not."
"A person's fears are lighter when the danger is at hand."
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