If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
Which is the best government? That which teaches us to govern ourselves.
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
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Wisdom is found only in truth.
Without haste, but without rest.
A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
To appreciate the noble is a gain which can never be torn from us.
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Passions are vices or virtues to their highest powers.
Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.
Whatever you cannot understand, you cannot possess.
There is nothing so terrible as activity without insight.
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