„The most powerful weapon to conquer the devil is humility. For, as he does not know at all how to employ it, neither does he know how to defend himself from it.“

As quoted in A Year with the Saints (1891) by Anonymous, p. 47

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—  Woodrow Wilson American politician, 28th president of the United States (in office from 1913 to 1921) 1856 - 1924

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„He knows the universe, and himself he does not know.“

—  Jean De La Fontaine French poet, fabulist and writer. 1621 - 1695

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„The white man knows how to make everything, but he does not know how to distribute it.“

—  Sitting Bull Hunkpapa Lakota medicine man and holy man 1831 - 1890

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„The person who does not know how to put up with others should retire into himself, if indeed he can suffer even himself.“

—  Baltasar Gracián, livro Oráculo Manual e Arte de Prudência

El que no se hallare con ánimo de sufrir apele al retiro de sí mismo, si es que aun a sí mismo se ha de poder tolerar.
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„What he himself is, whether he is or is not, he does not know so much as this.“

—  Gaio Valerio Catullo, list of poems by Catullus

XVII, line 22
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„He who knows does not speak; he who speaks does not know.“

—  Laozi, livro Tao Te Ching

Variante: Those who know, do not speak, those who speak, do not know.
Fonte: Tao Te Ching, Ch. 56

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„He who does not reflect his life back to God in gratitude does not know himself.“

—  Albert Schweitzer French-German physician, theologian, musician and philosopher 1875 - 1965

Fonte: Reverence for Life: The Words of Albert Schweitzer

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„Even though you may not understand how God works, you know he does.“

—  Max Lucado American clergyman and writer 1955

Fonte: When God Whispers Your Name

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