Miguel de Cervantes Quotes

Miguel de Cervantes

Spanish adventurer, author, & poet (1547 - 1616)

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'Tis said of love that it sometimes goes, sometimes flies; runs with one, walks gravely with another; turns a third into ice, and sets a fourth in a flame: it wounds one, another it kills: like lightning it begins and ends in the same moment: it makes that fort yield at night which it besieged but in the morning; for there is no force able to resist it.

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That's the nature of women, not to love when we love them, and to love when we love them not.

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Everyone is as God has made him, and oftentimes a great deal worse.

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Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn.

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Be brief, for no discourse can please when too long.

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I say that good painters imitated nature; but that bad ones vomited it.

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Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.

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Among the attributes of God, although they are all equal, mercy shines with even more brilliancy than justice.

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Man have to have friends even in hell.

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Delay always breeds danger and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.

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A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.

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Time ripens all things; no man is born wise.

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