"War begets quiet, quiet idleness, idleness disorder, disorder ruin; likewise ruin order, order virtue, virtue glory, and good fortune."
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"Whoso taketh in hand to frame any state or government ought to presuppose that all men are evil, and at occasions will show themselves so to be."
"Whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth."
"The world is but a large prison, out of which some are daily selected for execution."
"Better were it to be unborn than to be ill bred."
"No one is wise or safe, but they that are honest."
"Hatreds are the cinders of affection."
"No man is esteemed for colorful garments except by fools and women."
"Talking much is a sign of vanity, for the one who is lavish with words is cheap in deeds."
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