The heart of the hypocrite is hid in his breast he masketh his words in the semblance of truth, while the business of his life is only to deceive.
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As the branches of a tree return their sap to the root, from whence it arose as a river poureth its streams to the sea, whence its spring was supplied so the heart of a grateful man delighteth in returning a benefit received.
To be satisfied with a little, is the greatest wisdom; and he that increaseth his riches, increaseth his cares; but a contented mind is a hidden treasure, and trouble findeth it not.
As a plain garment best adorneth a beautiful woman, so a decent behavior is the best ornament of inner wisdom.
Good things cease to be good in our wrong enjoyment of them. What nature meant pure sweets, are then sources of bitterness to us from such delights arise pain, from such joys, sorrows.
As the tempest and the thunder affect not the sun or the stars, but spend their fury on stones and trees below so injuries ascend not to the soul of the great, but waste themselves on such as are those who offer them.
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