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Take from men ambition and vanity and you will have neither heroes nor patriots.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Excerption: Middle age is when a narrow waist and a broad mind begin to change places.
Ogden Nash
The worse the man the better the soldier.
Napoleon I
There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.
Charles de Montesquieu
A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.
Michel de Montaigne
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
Most open minds should be closed for repair.
Wilson Mizner
When you undertake to run a revolution, the difficulty is not to make it go; it is to hold it in check.
Honore de Mirabeau
The average man does not want to be free. He simply wants to be safe.
Henry Louis Mencken
A marriage without conflicts is almost as inconceivable as a nation without crises.
Andre Maurois
The well dressed man is he whose clothes you never notice.
William Somerset Maugham