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Prosperity doth best discover vice; but adversity doth best discover virtue.
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament, adversity is the blessing of the New.
Art is man added to nature.
A little philosophy inclineth men's minds to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
A beautiful face is a silent recommendation.
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.
Why should a man be in love with his fetters, though of gold?
In charity there is no excess.
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You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
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Count your age by friends, not years Count your life by smiles, not tears.
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I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
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When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
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Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.
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