1. 10

    The highest in God's esteem are the lowest in their own.

    8
  2. 9

    Activate yourself to duty by remembering your position, who you are, and what you have obliged yourself to be.

    8
  3. 8

    Adversities do not make a man frail. They show what sort of man he is.

    9
  4. 7

    The acknowledgment of our weakness is the first step in repairing our loss.

    11
  5. 6

    We usually know what we can do, but temptation shows us who we are.

    12
  6. 5

    The loftier the building the deeper the foundation must be.

    13
  7. 4

    The better you understand yourself the less cause you will find to love yourself.

    14
  8. 3

    When a man is out of sight, it is not too long before he is out of mind.

    24
  9. 2

    First keep peace with yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.

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  10. 1

    Out of sight, out of mind. The absent are always in the wrong.

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  11. Last Update: 3 March 2021

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