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Nobility quotes

Proverb
There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.

Rebecca West
Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.

William Shakespeare
Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

Frank Lloyd Wright
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.

Willa Cather
No one can build his security upon the nobleness of another person.

James Russell Lowell
Be noble! And the nobleness that lies in other men, sleeping, but never dead, will rise in majesty to meet thine own

Simonides
If noble death be virtue's chiefest part, We above all men are by Fortune blest, Striving with freedom's crown to honor Greece, we died, and here in endless glory rest

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.

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