„When one's function is to teach the loftiest wisdom, it is difficult to resist the temptation to believe that until you have spoken, nothing has been said.“

The Peasant of the Garonne (1968), pp. 147-148.

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französischer Philosoph 1882 - 1973

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„In fact, nothing is said that has not been said before.“

—  Terence, Eunuchus

Nullum est iam dictum quod non dictum sit prius.
Prologue, Line 41.
Variant translation: Nothing has yet been said that’s not been said before.
Original: (la) Nullumst iam dictum quod non dictum sit prius.

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„I can resist everything except temptation.“

—  Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermeres Fächer

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Variante: I can resist everything except temptation
Quelle: Lady Windermere's Fan (1892)

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„Wisdom never comes to those who believe they have nothing left to learn.“

—  Charles de Lint author 1951

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„For remember that until one has given all, one has given nothing.“

—  Georges Guynemer French flying ace 1894 - 1917

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„I am not over-fond of resisting temptation.“

—  William Beckford, buch Vathek

Je n'aime pas à résister à la tentation.
Quelle: Vathek, P. 140; translation p. 83.

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„The truth is, when all is said and done, one does not teach a subject, one teaches a student how to learn it.“

—  Jacques Barzun Historian 1907 - 2012

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„I do not think you should get rid of your sin until you have learned what it has to teach you.“

—  Richard Rohr American spiritual writer, speaker, teacher, Catholic Franciscan priest 1943

Variante: Do not get rid of your hurts until you have learned all that they have to teach you.
Quelle: Falling Upward: A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life

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