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Wednesday, 23 May 2018
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"Never, my dear Sir, do you take it into your head that I do not love you; you may settle yourself in full confidence both of my love and my esteem; I love you as a kind man, I value you as a worthy man, and hope in time to reverence you as a man of exemplary piety." (Johnson, Samuel - Friends and Friendship)

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Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Ability)
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Ability without honor is useless. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Ability)
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I add this, that rational ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue, than education without natural ability. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Ability)
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We should not be so taken up in the search for truth, as to neglect the needful duties of active life; for it is only action that gives a true value and commendation to virtue. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Action)
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The foolishness of old age does not characterize all who are old, but only the foolish. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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Every stage of human life, except the last, is marked out by certain and defined limits; old age alone has no precise and determinate boundary. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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There is no one so old as to not think they may live a day longer. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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No one is so old as to think he cannot live one more year. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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Old age, especially an honored old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Age and Aging)
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When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Ambition)
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The noblest spirit is most strongly attracted by the love of glory. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Ambition)
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What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Animals)
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When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff. - (Cicero, Marcus T. - Argument)
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