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"A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It is a bugbear to the imagination and though we do not believe in it it still haunts our apprehensions."


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"A grave blockhead should always go about with a lively one - they show one another off to the best advantage."


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"A wise traveler never despises his own country."


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"A gentle word a kind look a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles."


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"A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives but has no respect for himself. He would make a dupe of himself too if he could."


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"To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue."


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"Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to fight to the death against popery without knowing whether popery was a man or a horse."


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"Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education and is not made a fool by it may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape."


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"Rules and models destroy genius and art."


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"To be happy we must be true to nature and carry our age along with us."


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"The incentive to ambition is the love of power."


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"Hope is the best possession. None are completely wretched but those who are without hope. Few are reduced so low as that."


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"To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love are the two greatest proofs not only of goodness of heart but of strength of mind."


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"The most insignificant people are the most apt to sneer at others. They are safe from reprisals. And have no hope of rising in their own self esteem but by lowering their neighbors."


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"Love turns with a little indulgence to indifference or disgust hatred alone is immortal."


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"The world judge of men by their ability in their profession and we judge of ourselves by the same test: for it is on that on which our success in life depends."


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"Look up laugh loud talk big keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye adorn your person maintain your health your beauty and your animal spirits."


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"Even in the common affairs of life in love friendship and marriage how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!"


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"Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements. I have known the breach of a promise to dine or sup to break up more than one intimacy."


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"No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history."


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"Learning is its own exceeding great reward."


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"There are few things in which we deceive ourselves more than in the esteem we profess to entertain for our firends. It is little better than a piece of quackery. The truth is we think of them as we please that is as they please or displease us."


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"If we wish to know the force of human genius we should read Shakespeare. If we wish to see the insignificance of human learning we may study his commentators."


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"If you think you can win you can win. Faith is necessary to victory."


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"The humblest painter is a true scholar and the best of scholars the scholar of nature."


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"It is not fit that every man should travel it makes a wise man better and a fool worse."


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"Zeal will do more than knowledge."


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"The art of pleasing consists in being pleased."


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"The dupe of friendship and the fool of love have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do and chiefly for not having hated and despised the world enough."


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"I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling if I could anywhere borrow another life to spend at home."


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"Life is the art of being well deceived and in order that the deception may succeed it must be habitual and uninterrupted."


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"The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much."


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"There is a secret pride in every human heart that revolts at tyranny. You may order and drive an individual but you cannot make him respect you."


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"Grace in women has more effect than beauty."


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"Poetry is the universal language which the heart holds with nature and itself. He who has a contempt for poetry cannot have much respect for himself or for anything else."


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"People of genius do not excel in any profession because they work in it they work in it because they excel."


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"Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves."


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"An honest man speaks the truth though it may give offence a vain man in order that it may."


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"There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion."


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"We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed or damps our efforts."


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"The love of liberty is the love of others the love of power is the love of ourselves."


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"The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature."


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"Prosperity is a great teacher adversity a greater."


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"We do not see nature with our eyes but with our understandings and our hearts."


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"Poetry is all that is worth remembering in life."


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"Satirists gain the applause of others through fear not through love."


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"Wit is the salt of conversation not the food."


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"Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone - but part while you can part friends. Bury the carcass of friendship: it is not worth embalming."


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"The seat of knowledge is in the head of wisdom in the heart. We are sure to judge wrong if we do not feel right."


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"Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects and discovering other peoples weaknesses."


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"You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world."


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"There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force it any more than love."


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