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Wisdom never lies
The difficulty is not so great to die for a friend, as to find a friend worth dying for.
After the event, even a fool is wise
Without a sign, his sword the brave man draws, and asks no omen but his country's cause
I have suffered much from waves and wars, and now let this trial join the rest.
Go with the flow.
If you do everything you should do, and do not do anything you should not do, you will, according to the best available statistics, live exactly eighteen hours longer than you would otherwise.
Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it / immediately.
Stephen R. Covey