Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Quote by Baltasar Gracian
Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the...
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Evil report carries further than any applause.
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Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.
He that communicates his secret to another makes himself that other's slave.
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The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.