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A beautiful woman should break her mirror early.
Beauty
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A wise man learns more from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
Enemies
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Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one.
Heroes and Heroism
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Begin with another's to end with your own.
Originality
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Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.
Insanity
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Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Friends and Friendship
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Good things, when short, are twice as good.
Brevity
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Have friends. 'Tis a second existence.
Friends and Friendship
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He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well.
Gratitude
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Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
Gratitude
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It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.
Luck
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Let the first impulse pass, wait for the second.
Love
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Little said is soon amended. There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Speakers and Speaking
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Luck can be assisted. It is not all chance with the wise.
Luck
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Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Danger
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Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.
Fights and Fighting
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Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Anger
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Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.
Friends and Friendship
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Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other ones invariably slink in after it.
Evil
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One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.
Opportunity
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Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
self-esteem
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The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.
Envy
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The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Procrastination
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The wise man does at once what the fool does finally.
Action
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There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Words
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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun