Poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are of nature of universals, whereas those of history are of singulars
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Wicked men obey for fear, but the good for love.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
It is not the possessions but the desires of mankind which require to be equalized
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action.
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The accent of a man's native country remains in his mind and his heart, as it does in his speech.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
As man now is, God once was; as God is now man may be.
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