The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom

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Thought is a key to all treasures

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It is only in the act of nursing that a woman realizes her motherhood in visible and tangible fashion

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The more one judges, the less one loves.

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Death unites as well as separates

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It is easy to sit up and take notice, What is difficult is getting up and taking action.

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Lovers have a way of using this word, nothing, which implies exactly the opposite.

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Our most bitter enemies are our own kith and kin. Kings have no brothers, no sons, no mother!

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Finance, like time, devours its own children.

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Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.

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The country is provincial

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The life of a man who deliberately runs through his fortune often becomes a business speculation

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What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two sentiments spontaneously blended?

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