"Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself."
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"Envy eats nothing, but its own heart."
"They that envy others are their inferiors."
"Oh, what a bitter thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes."
"The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor."
"Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied."
"Whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies."
"Don't pity me now, don't pity me never; I'm going to do nothing for ever and ever."
"The epitaphs on tombstones of a great many people should read: Died at thirty, and buried at sixty."
"An epitaph is a belated advertisement for a line of goods that has been discontinued."
"Green leaves on a dead tree is our epitaph -- green leaves, dear reader, on a dead tree."
"Reading the epitaphs, our only salvation lies in resurrecting the dead and burying the living."
"Oh, write of me, not Died in bitter pains, but Emigrated to another star!"
"In lapidary inscriptions a man is not upon oath."
"At last God caught his eye."
"When I die, my epitaph should read: She Paid the Bills. That's the story of my private life."
"By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments."
"Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons."
"The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal."
"Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact."
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