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The Morals of Princes: Or, an Abstract of the Most Remarkable Passages ...
Giovanni Battista Comazzi
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Page 11 - ... courage, courage may afterwards recover the advantage. He who is prepossessed with the assurance of overcoming, at least overcomes the fear of failure ; whereas, he who is apprehensive of losing, loses, in reality, all hopes of subduing. Boldness and power are such inseparable companions, that they appear to be born together ; and when once divided, they both decay and die at the same time.
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