To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is compelled to choose one of two evils, no one will choose the greater when he might have the less.
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For just as poets love their own works, and fathers their own children, in the same way those who have created a fortune value their money, not merely for its uses, like other persons, but because it is their own production. This makes them moreover disagreeable companions, because they will praise nothing but riches.
He whom love touches not walks in darkness.
The first and best victory is to conquer self to be conquered by self is of all things most shameful and vile.
He who steals a little steals with the same wish as he who steals much, but with less power.
The true creator is necessity, who is the mother of our invention
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