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Baltasar Gracian

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Biography - Baltasar Gracian:

Spanish Jesuit and philosopher.
Born: 1601 - Died: 1658
Period:
17th century
Place of birth: Spain
Spain

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The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Baltasar Gracian




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The wise man is rich”
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Even for the wise, the desire for glory is the last of all passions to be laid aside.”
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A wise man will be master of his mind. A fool will be its slave.”
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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
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Know or listen to those who know.”
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When in doubt, follow the suit of the wise and prudent.”
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There are hurricanes in human affairs, tempests of passion, when it is wise to retire to a harbor and ride it out at anchor. Remedies often make diseases worse.”
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There is no higher rule than that over oneself, over one's impulses: there is the triumph of free will.”
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Silence is the sanctuary of prudence.”
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