Baruch Spinoza quote about pride from Ethics - None are more readily taken with flattery than the proud, who wish to be first, but are not.
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None are more readily taken with flattery than the proud, who wish to be first, but are not.
 Baruch Spinoza, Ethics (1677). copy citation

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Author Baruch Spinoza
Source Ethics
Topic pride flattery
Date 1677
Language English
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Note Translated by R. H. M. Elwes
Weblink http://www.gutenberg.org/files/3800/3800-h/3800-h.htm

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