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Short is the joy that guilty pleasure brings.

Silence is true wisdom's best reply.

Silver and gold are not the only coin; virtue too passes current all over the world.

Since luck's a nine days' wonder, wait their end.

Slight not what's near, while aiming at what's far.

Some wisdom you must learn from one who's wise.

Sufficiency's enough for men of sense.

Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.

Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head.

Ten thousand men possess ten thousand hopes.

That man is happiest who lives from day to day and asks no more, garnering the simple goodness of life.

The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.

The best of seers is he who guesses well.

The bold are helpless without cleverness.

The company of just and righteous men is better than wealth and a rich estate.

The conflict of patience is such, that the vanquished is better than the vanquisher.

The coward despairs.

The good and the wise lead quiet lives.

The greatest pleasure of life is love.

The lucky person passes for a genius.

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