Greek lawgiver & politician in Athens (638 BC - 559 BC)
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Put more trust in nobility of character than in an oath.
In giving advice, seek to help, not please, your friend.
Reprove thy friend privately; commend him publicly.
Men keep agreements when it is to the advantage of neither to break them.
Learn to obey before you command.