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  That ye might learn in us not to think of men above that which is written.
        I Corinthians. IV. 6. Quoted, “not to be wise above that which is written,” by Prof. Scholefield Hints for an Improved Translation of the New Testament.
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  We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn with use we throw away.
        Plutarch—Life of Cato the Censor.
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  A cynic, a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
        Oscar Wilde—Lady Windermere’s Fan. Act III.
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