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Democritus

Quote of Democritus - Do not trust all men, but...


Biography - Democritus:

Greek philosopher.
Born: -460 - Died: -370
Period:
4th century BC
5th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

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Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Democritus




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It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.”
Epicurus
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Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”
William Shakespeare - All's Well That Ends Well
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The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.”
Ernest Hemingway
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Confidence raises the soul.”
Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Emile, or On Education
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Be confident: Truth is not the end of the way, it is the way itself.”
André Comte-Sponville - Présentations de la philosophie
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And suddenly you know: It's time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.”
Meister Eckhart
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Men should strive to think much and know little.”
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Raising children is an uncertain thing success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.”
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Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.”
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Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss.”
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