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“The first and best victory is to conquer self”
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The Republic by Plato
“Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.”
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“I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.”
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Plato
“According to Greek mythology, humans were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. Fearing their power, Zeus split them into two separate parts, condemning them to spend their lives in search of their other halves.”
Plato, The Symposium

Baruch Spinoza
“The more clearly you understand yourself and your emotions, the more you become a lover of what is.”
Baruch Spinoza
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Plato
“An empty vessel makes the loudest sound, so they that have the least wit are the greatest babblers.”
Plato

Plato
“Courage is knowing what not to fear.”
Plato

Fernando Pessoa
“We never love anyone. What we love is the idea we have of someone. It's our own concept—our own selves—that we love.”
Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet

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