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Were I Diogenes, I would not move out of a kilderkin into a hogshead, though the first had had nothing but small beer in it, and t ...
To the query, "What is a friend?" his reply was "A single soul dwelling in two bodies."
Of what use is a philosopher who doesn't hurt anybody's feelings?
Why not whip the teacher when the pupil misbehaves?
In a rich man's house there is no place to spit but his face.
Discourse on virtue and they pass by in droves, whistle and dance the shimmy, and you've got an audience.
The art of being a slave is to rule one's master.
A good face they say, is a letter of recommendation. O Nature, Nature, why art thou so dishonest, as ever to send men with these f ...
Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details.
History is a child building a sand-castle by the sea, and that child is the whole majesty of man's power in the world.
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