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It is not right to pervert the judge by moving him to anger or pity one might as well warp a carpenter's rule before using it.

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I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.

That in the soul which is called the mind is, before it thinks, not actually any real thing.

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action.

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If purpose, then, is inherent in art, so is it in Nature also. The best illustration is the case of a man being his own physician, for Nature is like that agent and patient at once.

It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.

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