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Men make it such a point of honour to be fit for business that they forget to examine
whether business is fit for a man.
George Savile

Men take more pains to hide than to mend themselves.
George Savile

Our nature hardly allows us to have enough of anything without having too much.
George Savile

No man is so much a fool as not to have wit enough sometimes to be a knave; nor any so
cunning a knave as not to have the weakness sometimes to play the fool.
George Savile

A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.
George Savile

A fool hath no dialogue within himself; the first thought carrieth him without the reply of a
second.
George Savile

Could we know what men are most apt to remember, we might know what they are most apt
to do.
George Savile

You should live in the world so as it may hang about you like a loose garment.
George Savile

The best way to suppose what may come, is to remember what is past.
George Savile

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