Quotes by treasure

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  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    A good friend who points out mistakes and imperfections and rebukes evil is to be respected as if he reveals a secret of hidden treasure.
  • Pietro Aretino
    Pietro Aretino
    Italian author, playwright, poet, satirist
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    I keep my friends as misers do their treasure, because, of all the things granted us by wisdom, none is greater or better than friendship.
  • Pedro Calderón de la Barca
    Pedro Calderón de la Barca
    dramatist, poet and writer 1600-1681
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    A good action is never lost; it is a treasure laid up and guarded for the doer's need.
  • Eden Phillpotts
    Eden Phillpotts
    English author, poet and dramatist 1862-1960
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    A happy marriage is still the greatest treasure within the gift of fortune.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
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    Affliction is a treasure, and scarce any man hath enough of it.
  • O. Henry
    O. Henry
    American short story writer, pen name of William S. Porter 1862-1910
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    Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills.
  • Bill Keller
    Bill Keller
    American journalist 1949-
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    Everything is accessible to everyone all the time, and I think there are wondrous things to treasure with what the Internet has made available to journalists. But I think it's also had some effects that are less pleasant. It has chipped away at a sense of privacy and secrecy.
  • George Sand
    George Sand
    French Novelist 1804-1876
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    Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument.
  • Bing Gordon
    Bing Gordon
    American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
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    For missionary entrepreneurs, the dream outcome is to build an 'Internet treasure' - a brand that defines a generation, proves that we are better than our parents, and becomes something we couldn't live without.
  • St. Francis of Assisi
    St. Francis of Assisi
    Italian Preacher, Founder of the Franciscan Orde 1181-1226
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    Grant me the treasure of sublime poverty: permit the distinctive sign of our order to be that it does not possess anything of its own beneath the sun, for the glory of your name, and that it have no other patrimony than begging.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    Hereditary honors are a noble and a splendid treasure to descendants.
  • Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
    Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
    German Statesman, Philologist 1767-1835
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    If it were not somewhat fanciful to suppose that every human excellence is presented, as it were, in one kind of being, we might believe that the whole treasure of morality and order is enshrined in the female character.
  • Andreas Capellanus
    Andreas Capellanus
    French author 12th century
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    If out of all mankind one finds a single friend, he has found something more precious than any treasure, since there is nothing in the world so valuable that it can be compared to a real friend.
  • William Penn
    William Penn
    English religious leader, founder of Pennsylvania 1644-1718
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    Knowledge is the treasure, but judgment is the treasurer of the one who is wise.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
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    Love was as subtly caught, as a disease; But being got it is a treasure sweet, which to defend is harder than to get: And ought not be profaned on either part, for though 'Tis got by chance, 'Tis kept by art.
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