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June 24, 2018
For ruling, wisdom is necessary

It is more important for the rulers to be rich in wisdom and virtue than great luxury. Whoever cannot set self-control over his passions, he cannot be a ruler to others.



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14.06.2018 | 12:03
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12.06.2018 | 12:24
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06.06.2018 | 13:03
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01.06.2018 | 10:00
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29.05.2018 | 11:07
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