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The man of power is ruined by power, the man of money by money, the submissive man by subservience, the pleasure seeker by pleasure.
Hermann Hesse
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Excerption: The gods help them that help themselves.
Aesop
A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times.
John Acton
Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man.
Marcel Achard
Even snakes are afraid of snakes.
Steven Wright
Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are. That is the difference between the sexes.
Oscar Wilde
You live only once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Mae West
History is merely a list of surprises. It can only prepare us to be surprised yet again.
Kurt Vonnegut
May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
Voltaire
Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real.
Jules Verne
The law cannot equalize mankind in spite of nature.
Luc de Clapiers de Vauvenargues