Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
Quote by Plato
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The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
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It is right to give every man his due.
For good nurture and education implant good constitutions.