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What is the first business of philosophy? To part with self-conceit. For it is impossible for any one to begin to learn what he thinks that he already knows.
Why, do you not know, then, that the origin of all human evils, and of baseness, and cowardice, is not death, but rather the fear of death?
Difficulties are things that show what men are.
Know, first, who you are; and then adorn yourself accordingly.
Only the educated are free.
It is not death or pain that is to be dreaded, but the fear of pain or death.
The cause of all human evils is the not being able to apply general principles to special cases.
Seek not good from without: seek it within yourselves, or you will never find it.
No great thing is created suddenly.
I am not eternity, but a man; a part of the whole, as an hour is of the day.
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