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Ancient Greek historians and author, 460-404bc

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“We secure our friends not by accepting favors but by doing them”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“For we both alike know that into the discussion of human affairs the question of justice enters only where the pressure of necessity is equal, and that the powerful exact what they can, and the weak grant what they must”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Men's indignation, it seems, is more excited by legal wrong than by violent wrong; the first looks like being cheated by an equal, the second like being compelled by a superior”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“An avowal of poverty is no disgrace to any man; to make no effort to escape it is indeed disgraceful”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The superior gratification derived from the use and contemplation of costly and supposedly beautiful products is, commonly, in great measure a gratification of our sense of costliness masquerading under the name of beauty.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“History is Philosophy teaching by examples.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“[The] war like no other, ... a colossal absurdity.”

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