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I, wisdom, live with prudence, and I attain knowledge and discretion. The fear of the LORD is hatred of evil. Pride and arrogance ...
To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest; we must learn to re ...
...if you are to gain any great amount of good from the world, you must attain a passive condition of mind. ...it is never to be f ...
To me it seems that to give happiness is a far nobler goal that to attain it: and that what we exist for is much more a matter of ...
For a man to attain to an eminent degree in learning costs him time, watching, hunger, nakedness, dizziness in the head, weakness ...
Let us love nobly, and live, and add again
Years and years unto years, till we attain
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From top to bottom of the ladder, greed is aroused without knowing where to find ultimate foothold. Nothing can calm it, since its ...
Chastity is the cement of civilization and progress. Without it there is no stability in society, and without it one cannot attain ...
In excited conversation we have glimpses of the universe, hints of power native to the soul, far-darting lights and shadows of an ...
Let a man attain the highest and broadest culture that any American has possessed, then let him die by sea-storm, railroad collisi ...
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