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Do not consider painful what is good for you.

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I think that fortune watcheth o'er our lives, surer than we. But well said: he who strives will find his goals strive for him equally.

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Slight not what's near through aiming at what's far.

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Short is the joy that guilty pleasure brings.

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When love is in excess it brings a man no honor nor worthiness.

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Whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.

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Time cancels young pain.

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Leave no stone unturned.

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Slow but sure moves the might of the gods.

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Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other.

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Who so neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.

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There is one thing alonethat stands the brunt of life throughout its course:a quiet conscience.

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When good men die their goodness does not perish,But lives though they are gone. As for the bad,All that was theirs dies and is buried with them.

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In case of dissension, never dare to judge till you've heard the other side.

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The day is for honest men, the night for thieves.

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Whoso neglects learning in his youth,Loses the past and is dead for the future.

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A sweet thing, for whatever time,to revisit in dreams the dear dad we have lost.

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Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.

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I care for riches, to make giftsTo friends, or lead a sick man back to healthWith ease and plenty. Else small aid is wealthFor daily gladness; once a man be doneWith hunger, rich and poor are all as one.

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Every man is like the company he is wont to keep.

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What greater grief than the loss of one's native land.

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Never say that marriage has more of joy than pain.

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The wisest men follow their own direction.

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Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

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Second thoughts are ever wiser.

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