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The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be in reality what we would appear to be; all human virtues increase and strengthen themselves by the practice and experience of them.

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Socrates

ancient Athenian philosopher; teacher of Plato and Xenophon (470-399 BC)

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    ο συντομότερος και πιο σίγουρος τρόπος να ζούμε με τιμή στον κόσμο είναι να είμαστε στην πραγματικότητα ό, τι θα φαινόμασταν. όλες οι ανθρώπινες αρετές αυξάνονται και ενισχύονται από την πρακτική και την εμπειρία τους.

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