"It is the fate of the great ones of this earth, to be appreciated only after they are gone."
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"A man cannot leave a better legacy to the world than a well-educated family."
"No legacy is so rich as honestly."
"Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir."
"I would rather make my name than inherit it."
"To inherit property is not to be born -- it is to be still-born, rather."
"What you enjoy is yours; what you save for your heirs, is already not yours, but theirs."
"Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts; old age is slow in both."
"Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears."
"Where there is injury let me sow pardon."
"An honest man speaks the truth, though it may give offence; a vain man, in order that it may."
"Everyone suffers wrongs for which there is no remedy."
"Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! -- what worthy man does not keep those in mind?"
"The marks you receive in the school of experience are mostly bruises."
"Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so."
"When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favor."
"Progress is the injustice each generation commits with regard to its predecessors."
"If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it."
"Since when do you have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?"
"Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers."
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