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Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession as they torment us with their loss.
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It is not so much our friends' help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us.
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#Greek Philosopher #Confidence

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Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
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I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
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The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.
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#Greek Philosopher #Difficulty

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The greater difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
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#Adversity

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Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
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#Greek Philosopher #Aspirations

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Let no one delay the study of philosophy while young nor weary of it when old
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#Delay

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Why should I fear death? If I am, death is not. If death is, I am not. Why should I fear that which can only exist when I do not?
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#Death

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The flesh endures the storms of the present alone, the mind those of the past and future as well as the present
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#Future

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It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power to obtain by himself.
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#Greek Philosopher #Folly

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Those who tell the young man to live well and the old man to die well is nothing but a fool, not only for what life has in happiness to both young and old, but also for one must be careful in live honestly as well as die honestly."
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#Death

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It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
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#Confidence

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Not what we have But what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.
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#Abundance

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Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life.
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#Greek Philosopher #Man

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Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempest.
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If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make life entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship
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#Friends Or Friendship #Quote of the Day #Wisdom

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Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come, we are not
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#Death

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Nothing is enough for the man to whom enough is too little.
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We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of their help in need.
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#Greek Philosopher #Quote of the Day #Friends Or Friendship