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The man who glories in his luck may be overthrown by destiny.

The man who melts With social sympathy, though not allied, Is of more worth than a thousand kinsmen.

The same man cannot be skilled in everything; each has his special excellence.

The wavering mind is but a base possession.

The wisest men follow their own direction.

The worst, the least curable hatred is that which has superseded deep love.

There is as much confusion in the world of the gods as in ours.

There is in the worst of fortune the best of chances for a happy change.

There is just one life for each of us: our own.

There is no worse evil than a bad woman; and nothing has ever been produced better than a good one.

There is the sky, which is all men's together.

There's nothing like the sight of an old enemy down on his luck.

This is courage in a man: to bear unflinchingly what heaven sends.

This is slavery, not to speak one's thought.

Those whom God wishes to destroy, he first makes mad.

Time cancels young pain.

Time will discover everything to posterity; it is a babbler, and speaks even when no question is put.

Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks.

Time will unveil all things to posterity; it is a chatterer and speaks to those who do not question it.

To a father waxing old nothing is dearer than a daughter. - Sons have spirits of higher pitch, but less inclined to sweet, endearing fondness.

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