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Oscar LevantUnderneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.

—  Oscar Levant, 1906-1972, American pianist

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Sun TzuAppear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.

—  Sun Tzu, c. 5th cent. BC, Chinese general & military strategist

Sun TzuPretend inferiority and encourage the arrogance of your enemy.

—  Sun Tzu, c. 5th cent. BC, Chinese general & military strategist

Friedrich NietzscheThey muddy the water, to make it seem deep

—  Friedrich Nietzsche, 1844-1900, German philosopher

Niccolò MachiavelliEvery one sees what you appear to be, few really know what you are.

—  Niccolò Machiavelli, 1469-1527, Italian political philosopher

Niccolò MachiavelliThe vulgar crowd always is taken by appearances, and the world consists chiefly of the vulgar.

—  Niccolò Machiavelli, 1469-1527, Italian political philosopher

Elbert HubbardGood people are only half as good, and bad people only half as bad, as other people regard them.

—  Elbert Hubbard, 1856-1915, American writer

Zsa Zsa GaborMacho doesn't prove mucho.

—  Zsa Zsa Gabor, 1917-2016, Hungarian-American actress

William ShakespeareAll that glisters is not gold.

—  William Shakespeare, 1564-1616, English poet & playwright ‐ The Merchant of Venice

William ShakespeareLook like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under it.

—  William Shakespeare, 1564-1616, English poet & playwright ‐ Macbeth


Latin Quotes

CiceroTo be, rather than to seem.

Esse quam videri.

—  Cicero, 106-43 BC, Roman orator & statesman

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Latin proverbA beard does not make a philosopher.

Barba non facit philosophum.

—  Latin proverb


Proverbs

American proverbAll hat and no cattle.

—  American proverb

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International proverbThe habit doesn't make the monk.

—  International proverb










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