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Justice
Engrave this Quote The place of justice is a hallowed place.
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-Francis Bacon
Creation
Engrave this Quote God's first creature, which was light.
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Customs
Engrave this Quote People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions, but generally act according to custom.
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Death
Engrave this Quote I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death.
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Engrave this Quote There be three things which make a nation great and prosperous: a fertile soil, busy workshops, easy conveyance for men and goods from place to place.
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Engrave this Quote Ask counsel of both timesof the ancient time what is best, and of the latter time what is fittest.
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Engrave this Quote Croesus said to Cambyses; That peace was better than war; because in peace the sons did bury their fathers, but in wars the fathers did bury their sons.
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Engrave this Quote Nay, number itself in armies importeth not much, where the people is of weak courage; for, as Virgil saith, It never troubles the wolf how many the sheep be.
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Engrave this Quote He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune, for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief. Certainly the best works and of greatest merit for the public have proceeded from the unmarried or childless men, which both in affection and means have married and endowed the public. He was reputed one of the wise men that made answer to the question, when a man should marryA young man not yet, an elder man not at all.
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Atheism
Engrave this Quote Atheism leaves a man to sense, to philosophy, to natural piety, to laws, to reputation; all of which may be guides to an outward moral virtue, even if religion vanished; but religious superstition dismounts all these and erects an absolute monarchy in the minds of men.
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