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Results of search for Author: Plutarch - Page 1 of 1
Showing results 1 to 8 of 8 total quotations found.

Results from Cole's Quotables:

To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)

Results from Poor Man's College:

In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed than one is adversity.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
The giving of riches and honors to a wicked man is like giving strong wine to him that hath a fever.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
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.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
Nor is it always in the most distinguished achievements that men's virtues or vices may be best discovered: but very often an action of small note, a short saying, or a jest, shall distinguish a person's real character more than the greatest sieges, or the most important battle.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
Learn to be pleased with everything; with wealth, so far as it makes us beneficial to others; with poverty, for not having much to care for; and with obscurity, for being unenvied.
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Plutarch (46 AD - 120 AD)
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