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Often man lives by himself and he has need of virtue; he lives with others and he has need of honour.
Aphorism 71
Nicolas de
Nicolas de Chamfort
The Cynic’s Breviary: The Maxims and Anecdotes from Nicolas de Chamfort
A succinct sample of 163 aphorisms from the 18th-century French wit.

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