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    Sickness is the vengeance of nature for the violation of her laws.

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  2. 9

    Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence, and usefulness; a little attention and energy will form the habit, so as to make it easy and delightful.

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  3. 8

    For the most part fraud in the end secures for its companions repentance and shame.

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  4. 7

    Malice can always find a mark to shoot at, and a pretence to fire.

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  5. 6

    True greatness consists in being great in little things.

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  6. 5

    Ridicule is the first and last argument of a fool.

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  7. 4

    No man has a right to do what he pleases, except when he pleases to do right.

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  8. 3

    Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might. Determination is power.

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  9. 2

    Integrity is the first step to true greatness.

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    Integrity is the first step to true greatness. Men love to praise, but are slow to practice it. To maintain it in high places costs self-denial; in all places it is liable to opposition, but its end is glorious, and the universe will yet do it homage.

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  11. Last Update: 28 January 2023

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