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Truly, My Satan, thou art but a Dunce,
And dost not know the Garment from the Man.
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There's Margaret and Marjorie and Dorothy and Nan,
A Daphne and a Mary who live in privacy;
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When two are of one mind, their strength can cut gold.
Arrogance invites ruin; humility receives benefits.
He who knows others is clever; He who knows himself has discernment.
When a nation is filled with strife, then do patriots flourish.
To know yet to think that one does not know is best; Not to know yet to think that one knows will lead to difficulty.
He who tip-toes cannot stand; he who strides cannot walk.
A tree that can fill the span of a man's arms
Grows from a downy tip;
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Truthful words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive; persuasive words are not good.
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