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Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.

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Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.

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The unexamined life is not worth living.

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The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.

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Remember what is unbecoming to do is also unbecoming to speak of.

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Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.

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If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.

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I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.

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I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

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Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.

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Get not your friends by bare compliments, but by giving them sensible tokens of your love.

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False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.

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Envy is the ulcer of the soul.

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Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.

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Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.

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By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.

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Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live.

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