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A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
Flattery
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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A good cigar is as great a comfort to a man as a good cry is to a woman.
Men and Women
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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A good heart is better than all the heads in the world.
Heart
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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A life of pleasure makes even the strongest mind frivolous at last.
Pleasure
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness; anger concealed often hardens into revenge.
Anger
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of few.
Fate
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Dream manfully and nobly, and thy dreams shall be prophets.
Dreams
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Enthusiasm is the genius of sincerity and truth accomplishes no victories without it.
Enthusiasm
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.
Genius
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves.
Beauty
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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In science read the newest works, in literature read the oldest.
Books - Reading
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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It is not by the gray of the hair that one knows the age of the heart.
Age and Aging
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Love thou the rose, yet leave it on its stem.
Love
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.
Truth
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Patience is not active; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength.
Patience
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of strength.
Power
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Reading without purpose is sauntering not exercise.
Books - Reading
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Real philosophy seeks rather to solve than to deny.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue.
Remorse
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The easiest person to deceive is one's own self.
Deceit
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The mind profits by the wrecks of every passion.
Mind
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The pen is mightier than the sword.
Writers and Writing
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The prudent person may direct a state, but it is the enthusiast who regenerates or ruins it.
Enthusiasm
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The world thinks eccentricity in great things is genius, but in small things, only crazy.
Eccentricity
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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There is but one philosophy and its name is fortitude! To bear is to conquer our fate.
Fate
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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