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Rules
François Giroux
Trust no one Underestimate no one Take nothing personal Be discreet Fear nothingRate it

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Rules
Shuaib Rawles
Do whatever you would like to do within limits Don't hurt others or influence others You enjoy doing things you're way that is good I'm going to go...Rate it

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Rules
Wallace Dean LaBenne
Never kill, steal or lie. Don't "fool around." Respect your parents. Make God the only One. Never lust for things not yours. Don't idolize. Avoid c...Rate it

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A Few Rules for Beginners
Katherine Mansfield
Babies must not eat the coal And they must not make grimaces, Nor in party dresses roll And must never black their faces. They must learn that poi...Rate it

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A Thousands of Invisible Rules
finch
Maybe it is all in my head the threads the little red threads weaving through the daily grind of do this do thatRate it

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And is love very strong where honour rules?
Lesbia Harford
And is love very strong where honour rules? Would the world ever speak of Lancelot's love Or Tristram's love had they put honour first? What wou...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 01
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The amity of princes and the sweet voice of children are not to be trusted, because the former is changed by fancy and the latter in the course of ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 02
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Confide not to a friend every secret thou possessest. How knowest thou that he will not some time become thy foe? Inflict not every injury thou can...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 03
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Reveal not thy secret to any man although he may be trustworthy, because no one can keep thy secret better than thyself. Silence is preferab...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 05
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Speak so between two enemies that thou mayest not be put to shame if they become friends. Between two men contention is like fire, T...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 06
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Whoever makes peace with the enemies of his friends greatly injures his friends. Wash thy hands, O wise man, from a friend ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 07
Sa di
When thou art uncertain in transacting an affair, select that portion of it which will entail no danger to thee. Speak not harshly to a man...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 08
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As long as an affair can be arranged with gold, it is not proper to endanger life. When the hand is foiled in every stratagem ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 09
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Do not pity the weakness of a foe because when he gains strength he will not spare thee. Boast not of thy moustaches when thou seest thy...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 10
Sa di
Wrath beyond measure produces estrangement and untimely kindness destroys authority. Be neither so harsh as to disgust the people with thee nor so ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 11
Sa di
It is incumbent upon a padshah to give way to anger towards his slaves only so far as to retain the confidence of his friends. The fire of anger fi...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 12
Sa di
When thou perceivest that discord is in the army of the foe, be thou at ease; but if they are united, be apprehensive of thy own distress. ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 13
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Strike the head of a serpent with the hand of a foe because one of two advantages will result. If the enemy succeeds thou hast killed the snake and...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 14
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Swallow not the deception of a foe. Purchase not conceit from a panegyrist. The one has laid out a snare for provisions and the other has opened th...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 15
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Whoever does no good in the time of ability will see distress in the time of inability. No one is more unlucky than an oppressor of men ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 16
Sa di
Whenever a man disputes with one who is more learned than himself to make people know of his learning, they will know that he is ignorant. ...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 17
Sa di
Reveal not the secret faults of men because thou wilt put them to shame and wilt forfeit thy own confidence. Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 18
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Who has power over his foe and does not slay him is his own enemy. With a stone in the hand and a snake on a stone It is folly...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 19
Sa di
Ask not a dervish in poor circumstances, and in the distress of a year of famine, how he feels, unless thou art ready to apply a salve to his wound...Rate it

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Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Admonition 20
Sa di
O thou asker of food, sit for thou wilt eat; and 0 thou asked by death, run not for thou wilt not save thy life. Whether thou strivest fo...Rate it

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