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"If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? - not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?"

"If we help an educated man's daughter to go to Cambridge are we not forcing her to think not about education but about war? - not how she can learn, but how she can fight in order that she might win the same advantages as her brothers?"

"Men are born with two eyes, but with one tongue, in order that they should see twice as much as they say."

"Beauty is desired in order that it may be befouled not for its own sake, but for the joy brought by the certainty of profaning it."

"When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader."

"Whenever you argue with another wiser than yourself in order that others may admire your wisdom, they will discover your ignorance."

"Life is the art of being well deceived and in order that the deception may succeed it must be habitual and uninterrupted."

"An honest man speaks the truth, though it may give offence a vain man, in order that it may."

"When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty, and there is nothing more to fear from them, then he is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader."

"I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it."

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