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French Proverb from 16th century: "On n'est bien servi que par soi-méme". Sometimes attributed to Napoleon Bonaparte.
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Often attributed to Bruce Lee. Probably derived from Proverbs 23:7 "As he thinketh in his heart, so is he." ;
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Chinese Proverb. Sometimes misattributed to Seneca
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Quoted as an "old proverb" in: Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 1: 1855
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Often attributed to Robert Louis Stevenson
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This quote is sometimes misattributed to George Washington because he copied out in his own hand as a school-boy, around 1744.
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This quote is sometimes misattributed to George Washington because he copied out in his own hand as a school-boy, around 1744.


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