Baltasar Gracián

The Art of Worldly Wisdom

«Think with the few and speak with the many," «Friends are a second existence," and "Be able to forget" are among this volume's 300 pithy maxims on politics, professional life, and personal development. Published in 1637 by Baltasar Gracian, a Spanish Jesuit scholar, this book of timeless advice, focusing on honesty and kindness, remains ever popular.
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Dover Publications



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    Man’s life is a warfare against the malice of men
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    Let friendly intercourse be a school of knowledge, and culture be taught through conversation: thus you make your friends your teachers and mingle the pleasures of conversation with the advantages of instruction
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    All victories breed hate, and that over your superior is foolish or fatal

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