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Manners carry the world for the moment, character for all time.


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No road is to long for him who advances slowly and does not hurry and no attainment is beyond his reach who equips himself with patience to achieve it



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Generosity lies less in giving much than in giving at the right moment.



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The spendthrift robs his heirs the miser robs himself.



A vain man finds it wise to speak good or ill of himself; a modest man does not talk of himself.

A vain man finds it wise to speak good or ill of himself; a modest man does not talk of himself.



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Courtly manners are contagious; they are caught at Versailles.



We are more sociable, and get on better with people by the heart than the intellect.

We are more sociable, and get on better with people by the heart than the intellect.



A prince wants only the pleasure of private life to complete his happiness.

A prince wants only the pleasure of private life to complete his happiness.



There is as much trickery required to grow rich by a stupid book as there is folly in buying it.

There is as much trickery required to grow rich by a stupid book as there is folly in buying it.



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Out of difficulties grow miracles.





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