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We must bear in mind the distinction between fame and honor. A virtuous person is an honorable person, a person who ought to be ho ...
Wisdom has lost repute because it so often applies to a state of affairs that no longer exists.
Sentimentalists ... adopt whatever merit is in good repute, and almost make it hateful with their praise. The warmer their express ...
In this nadir of poetic repute, when the only verse that most people read from one year's end to the next is what appears on greet ...
Brutus had rather be a villager
Than to repute himself a son of Rome
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The basis on which good repute in any highly organized industrial community ultimately rests is pecuniary strength; and the means ...
Never support two weaknesses at the same time. It's your combination sinners--your lecherous liars and your miserly drunkards--who ...
If you would be a leader of men you must lead your own generation, not the next. Your playing must be good now, while the play is ...
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