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When you have eaten your fill and have built fine houses and live in them, and when your herds and flocks have multiplied, and you ...
One who is overly proud will certainly meet defeat.
Arrogance invites ruin; humility receives benefits.
We say ourselves fortunate to be driving by today.
That we may look at them, in their gardens where
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The gentlemen [at a ball], as they passed and repassed, looked as if they thought we were quite at their disposal, and only waitin ...
In truth, I was so good at being a man, with such plenitude and simplicity, that I thought I was something of a superman.
Satiation, like any state of vitality, always contains a degree of impudence, and that impudence emerges first and foremost when t ...
Those who refuse to play second fiddle may wind up playing no fiddle at all.
Arrogance rides triumphantly through the gates, barely glancing at the old woman about to cut the rope and spring shut the trap.
The greater the privilege, the more hidden the arrogance. The Emperor of China need not exist.
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