There is no evil that does not promise inducements. Avarice promises money; luxury, a varied assortment of pleasures; ambition, a purple robe and applause. Vices tempt you by the rewards they offer.
Quote by Seneca
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
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To forgive all is as inhuman as to forgive none
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
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If you judge, investigate
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A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
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Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
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For greed, all nature is too little.
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Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
No man ever became wise by chance
It does not matter how many books you have, but how good the books are...
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Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.