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Few love to hear the sins they love to act.
To act from pure benevolence is not possible for finite beings. Human benevolence is mingled with vanity, interest, or some other motive.
The follies which a man regrets most are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity.
Envy honors the dead in order to insult the living.
The vices we scoff at in others, we laugh at within ourselves.
Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.
Perfect courage means doing unwitnessed what we would be capable of with the world looking on.
One of envy's favorite stratagems is the attempt to provoke envy in the envied one.
Envy slays itself by its own arrows.
We often pride ourselves on even the most criminal passions, but envy is a timid and shamefaced passion we never dare to acknowledge.
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Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
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The road to success is always under construction
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Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources
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Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
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There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
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