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The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

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That'll do, pig. That'll do.

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Do or do not, there is no try.

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Your talent is god's gift to you.

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My heart is ever at your service.

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Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

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What a dump.

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Attica ! Attica !

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The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

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As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

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Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !

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People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

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After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

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To infinity and beyond !

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