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War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men into such swift and close collision in critical moments that man measures man.
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make a great fortune, and when you have got it, it requires ten times as much wit to keep it.
There is a time when a man distinguishes the idea of felicity from the idea of wealth; it is the beginning of wisdom.
It is an esoteric doctrine of society, that a little wickedness is good to make muscle; as if conscience were not good for hands and legs.
When it comes to divide an estate, the politest men quarrel.
Wise men are not wise at all times.
A woman should always challenge our respect, and never move our compassion.
A woman's strength is the unresistible might of weakness.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of our science.
Every man's task is his life-preserver.
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Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
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It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
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There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
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Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
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