One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words than prose.

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It is forbidden to kill

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I hate women because they always know where things are.

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All men are born with a nose and ten fingers, but no one was born with a knowledge of God.

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Every one goes astray, but the least imprudent are they who repent the soonest.

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The multitude of books is making us ignorant.

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Do well and you will have no need for ancestors.

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To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.

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God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.

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The Holy Roman Empire is neither Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire.

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The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.

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Better is the enemy of good.

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A witty saying proves nothing.

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