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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Caution 01

Sa di 1210 (Shiraz) – 1291 (Shiraz)



Give not information to a padshah of the treachery of anyone, unless thou art sure he will accept it; else thou wilt only be preparing thy own destruction.

Prepare to speak only when
Thy words are likely to have effect.
Speech is a perfection in the soul of man
But do not ruin thyself by speaking.

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