Beautiful 50+ Baltasar Gracian Quotes

Baltasar Gracián was a Spanish writer and philosopher. He inspired many lives through his writings. Baltasar Gracián Quotes are very famous and motivational. Here In this article, We have given some of his best quotes…

It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterwards.

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Attempt easy tasks as if they were difficult, and difficult as if they were easy; in the one case that confidence may not fall asleep, in the other that it may not be dismayed.

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He that communicates his secret to another makes himself that other’s slave.

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A beautiful woman should break her mirror early.

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Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.

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The wise does at once what the fool does at last.

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It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it.

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There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.

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Evil report carries further than any applause.

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Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.

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Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.

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Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink in after it.

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A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.

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It is better to have too much courtesy than too little, provided you are not equally courteous to all, for that would be injustice.

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Have friends. ‘Tis a second existence.

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Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.

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Luck can be assisted. It is not all chance with the wise.

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When desire dies, fear is born.

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Quit while you’re ahead. All the best gamblers do.

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Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.

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Aspire rather to be a hero than merely appear one.

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A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.

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Things do not pass for what they are, but for what they seem. Most things are judged by their jackets.

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The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.

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Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.

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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.

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One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.

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To equal a predecessor, one must have twice they worth.

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Be content to act, and leave the talking to others.

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Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.

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Fortune pays you sometimes for the intensity of her favors by the shortness of their duration. She soon tires of carrying anyone long on her shoulders.

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Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.

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There is none who cannot teach somebody something, and there is none so excellent but he is excelled.

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He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well.

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To be at ease is better than to be at business. Nothing really belongs to us but time, which even he has who has nothing else.

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Begin with another’s to end with your own.

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To oblige persons often costs little and helps much.

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Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.

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He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything.

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I strive to be brief, and I become obscure.

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A bad manner spoils everything, even reason and justice; a good one supplies everything, gilds a No, sweetens a truth, and adds a touch of beauty to old age itself.

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At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy an ape, at eighty a nothing at all.

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Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.

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Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.

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Let the first impulse pass, wait for the second.

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Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.

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Work is the price which is paid for reputation.

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Know or listen to those who know.

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It is good to vary in order that you may frustrate the curious, especially those who envy you.

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Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.

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The things we remember best are those better forgotten.

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