If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Gardening Garden You
To add a library to a house is to give that house a soul.
Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book.
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Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief
Laws are silent in times of war.
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Nescire autem quid antequam natus sis acciderit, id est semper esse puerum. (To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.)
If we are not ashamed to think it, we should not be ashamed to say it.
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child. For what is the worth of human life, unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history?
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
Want Obstacle Teach
Non nobis solum nati sumus. (Not for ourselves alone are we born.)
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The life given us, by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal.
Inspirational immortality fame