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Put faith in one who's had experience.
Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly.
See that you promise: what harm is there in promise? In
promises anyone can be rich.
Give way to your opponent; thus will you gain the crown of victory.
There are as many characters in men
As there are shapes in nature.
There is a god within us, and the heavens
Have intercourse with earth; from realms above
That spirit comes.
As many as the shells that are on the shore, so many are
the pains of love; the darts that wound are steeped in
They come to see; they come that they themselves may be seen.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.
The heavier crop is ever in others' fields.
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