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Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to advice.
Napoleon renounced, once for all, sentiments and affections, and would help himself with his hands and his head. With him is no mi ...
A moody child and wildly wise
Pursued the game with joyful eyes,
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Since we are assured that the all-wise Creator has observed the most exact proportions of number, weight and measure in the make o ...
The wise man who is not heeded is counted a fool, and the fool who proclaims the general folly first and loudest passes for a prop ...
If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt ...
To measure life learn thou betimes, and know
Toward solid good what leads the nearest way;
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There is no man, however wise, who has not at some period of his youth said things, or lived in a way the consciousness of which i ...
Let the torpid Monk seek heaven comfortless and alone--GOD speed him! For my own part, I fear, I should never so find the way: let ...
Life is so short that it is not wise to take roundabout ways, nor can we spend much time in waiting.... We have not got half-way t ...
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