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There are many eyes that can detect and honor the prudent and household virtues; there are many that can discern Genius on his sta ...
Plato says that the punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is, to live under the government o ...
If the accumulated wealth of the past generations is thus tainted,--no matter how much of it is offered to us,--we must begin to c ...
Virtue consists, not in abstaining from vice, but in not desiring it.
It was palpable, all that wanting: Mother wanting something more, Dad wanting something more, everyone wanting something more. Thi ...
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