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  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
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    All women are flirts, but some are restrained by shyness, and others by sense.
  • William Congreve
    William Congreve
    British Dramatist 1670-1729
    William Congreve
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    If there's delight in love, 'Tis when I see that heart, which others bleed for, bleed for me.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    A man can keep a secret better than his own. A woman her own better than others.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    All animals are created equal, but some are more equal than others.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
    Lao-Tzu
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    Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength, mastering yourself is true power.
  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
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    We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
    William Hazlitt
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    Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering the weaknesses of others.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Don't dissipate your powers; strive to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but it will surely repent of every ill-judged outlay.
  • David Seabury
    David Seabury
    American psychologist, author, and lecturer 1885-1960
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    Enthusiasm is the best protection in any situation. Wholeheartedness is contagious. Give yourself, if you wish to get others.
  • Amos Bronson Alcott
    Amos Bronson Alcott
    American educator and social reformer 1799-1888
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    First find the man in yourself if you will inspire manliness in others.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Friendship is but another name for an alliance with the follies and the misfortunes of others. Our own share of miseries is sufficient: why enter then as volunteers into those of another?
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
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    Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
    Molière
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    I always write a good first line, but I have trouble in writing the others.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.
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