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English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, the post of honor is a private station.
British critic and poet 1822-1888
Resolve to be thyself: and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
Greek philosopher 580 BC - 504 BC
Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself.
An humble knowledge of thyself is a surer way to God than a deep search after learning.
Roman emperor 121-180
And thou wilt give thyself relief, if thou doest every act of thy life as if it were the last.
British poet 1592-1644
Be always displeased at what thou art, if thou desire to attain to what thou art not; for where thou hast pleased thyself, there thou abidest.
French writer 1754-1824
Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.
English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
Be so true to thyself as thou be not false to others.
Be substantially great in thyself, and more than thou appearest unto others.
Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou