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 :: 46-120 AD, Greek Essayist, Biographer

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Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
~ Plutarch - [Silence]

 

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All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of them, when he is asleep, is in a world of his own.
~ Plutarch - [Sleep]

 

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The first evil those who are prone to talk suffer, is that they hear nothing.
~ Plutarch - [Speakers and Speaking]

 

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Time is the wisest of all counselors.
~ Plutarch - [Time and Time Management]

 

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Distressed valor challenges great respect, even from an enemy.
~ Plutarch - [Valor]

 

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Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together yield themselves up when taken little by little.
~ Plutarch - [Perseverance]

 

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Someone praising a man for his foolhardy bravery, Cato, the elder, said, ''There is a wide difference between true courage and a mere contempt of life.''
~ Plutarch - [Praise]

 

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Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that one is adversity.
~ Plutarch - [Prosperity]

 

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The whole life is but a point of time; let us enjoy it, therefore, while it lasts, and not spend it to no purpose.
~ Plutarch - [Purpose]

 

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We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away.
~ Plutarch - [Respectability]

 

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Rest is the sweet sauce of labor.
~ Plutarch - [Rest]

 

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To do an evil act is base. To do a good one without incurring danger, is common enough. But it is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds though he risks everything in doing them.
~ Plutarch - [Risk]

 

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It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he risk everything.
~ Plutarch - [Integrity]

 

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The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
~ Plutarch - [Mind]

 

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When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door.
~ Plutarch - [Money]

 

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Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
~ Plutarch - [Music]

 

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To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
~ Plutarch - [Failure]

 

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Fate leads him who follows it, and drags him who resist.
~ Plutarch - [Fate]

 

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Abstain from beans.
~ Plutarch - [Food and Eating]

 

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Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
~ Plutarch - [Happiness]

 

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