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Titles of honor add not to his worth, who is an honor to his title.

True nobility is derived from virtue, not from birth. - Title may be purchased, but virtue is the only coin that makes the bargain valid.

Virtue is the first title of nobility.

We must have kings, we must have nobles; nature is always providing such in every society, only let us have the real instead of the titular. In every society, some are bom to rule, and some to advise. The chief is the chief, all the world over, only not his cap and plume. It is only dislike of the pretender which makes men sometimes unjust to the true and finished man.

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