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Engrave this Quote Those who are more adapted to the active life can prepare themselves for contemplation in the practice of the active life, while those who are more adapted to the contemplative life can take upon themselves the works of the active life so as to become yet more apt for contemplation.
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Character
Engrave this Quote Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion.
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Education
Engrave this Quote Repeticio est mater studiorum.
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Equality
Engrave this Quote By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.
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Faith
Engrave this Quote Faith has to do with things that are not seen, and hope with things that are not in hand.
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Friends
Engrave this Quote Friendship is the source of the greatest pleasures, and without friends even the most agreeable pursuits become tedious.
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Independence
Engrave this Quote The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
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Love
Engrave this Quote Well-ordered self-love is right and natural.
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Persuasion
Engrave this Quote To convert somebody go and take them by the hand and guide them.
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Philosophy
Engrave this Quote Because philosophy arises from awe, a philosopher is bound in his way to be a lover of myths and poetic fables. Poets and philosophers are alike in being big with wonder.
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Reading
Engrave this Quote Beware of the person of one book.
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Reason
Engrave this Quote A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.
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Engrave this Quote Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.
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Religion
Engrave this Quote The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God; the moral philosopher as contrary to reasonableness.
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Salvation
Engrave this Quote Three things are necessary for the salvation of man: to know what he ought to believe; to know what he ought to desire; and to know what he ought to do.
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-Thomas Aquinas, Two Precepts of Charity
Will, Willpower
Engrave this Quote Happiness is secured through virtue; it is a good attained by man's own will.
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-Thomas Aquinas

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