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It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.

Greek Proverb

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

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All-righty then !

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Do it now !

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