Trust not yourself, but your defects to know. Make use of every friend and every foe
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or desire
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women can.
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
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Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.