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Virtue is praised but hated. People run away from it, for it is ice-cold, and in this world you must keep your feet warm.
Our virtues and vices couple with one another, and get children that resemble both their parents.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
There is no man so good that if he placed all his actions and thoughts under the scrutiny of the laws, he would not deserve hanging ten times in his life.
I have not been afraid of excess: Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.
Artificial manners vanish the moment the natural passions are touched.
For neither man nor angel can discern hypocrisy, the only evil that walks invisible.
If we escape punishment for our vices, why should we complain if we are not rewarded for our virtues?
Virtues, like essences, lose their fragrance when exposed.
To know your ruling passion, examine your castles in the air.
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