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“Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words. ”
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“Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.”
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“Let deeds match words.”
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“Homo homini lupis est.”
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“He means well' is useless unless he does well.”
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“For nobody is curious, who isn't malevolent.”
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“He whom the Gods love dies young.”
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“No man is wise enough by himself.”
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“est etiam, ubi profecto damnum præstet facere, quam lucrum - there are occasions when it is certainly better to lose than to gain”
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“Ut saepe summa ingenia in occulto latent (How often the greatest talents are shrouded in obscurity)”
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“After all, what is money apart from what it can buy?”
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