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  • Meister Eckhart
    Meister Eckhart
    German mystic 1260-1326 AD
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    A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there.
  • Thomas Dekker
    Thomas Dekker
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    A mask of gold hides all deformities.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    As a rule, adversity reveals genius and prosperity hides it.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts benighted walks under the mid-day sun; Himself is his own dungeon.
  • Georges Bataille
    Georges Bataille
    French Novelist, Critic 1897-1962
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    Crime is a fact of the human species, a fact of that species alone, but it is above all the secret aspect, impenetrable and hidden. Crime hides, and by far the most terrifying things are those which elude us.
  • Virgil
    Virgil
    Roman poet 70-19 BC
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    Fame hides her head among the clouds.
  • Louis de Bernieres
    Louis de Bernieres
    British novelist 1954-
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    God is an oppressor, He is incapable of human sympathy; behind a smiling face He hides an evil heart.
  • Homer
    Homer
    Greek poet c. 850 -? BC
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    Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    He that has light within his own clear breast may sit in the center, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts benighted walks under the mid-day sun;
  • Homer
    Homer
    Greek poet c. 850 -? BC
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    I detest the man who hides one thing in the depth of his heart and speaks forth another.
  • André Malraux
    André Malraux
    French writer and politician (ps. of A. Berger 1901-1976
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    Man is not what he thinks he is, he is what he hides.
  • Euripides
    Euripides
    Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC
    Euripides
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    Often a noble face hides filthy ways.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    One shining quality lends a luster to another, or hides some glaring defect.
  • Jalal-Uddin Rumi
    Jalal-Uddin Rumi
    Persian poet 1207-1273
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    Reason is like an officer when the king appears. The officer then loses his power and hides himself. Reason is the shadow cast by God; Go is the sun.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it by hiding.
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