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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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Art not only imitates nature, but also completes it deficiencies.

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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