Miguel de Cervantes

1547 - 1616

A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Fair and softly goes far.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on company

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Tell me what company you keep and I'll tell you what you are.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on art and company

Tell me what company thou keepst, and I'll tell thee what thou art.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Source: Don Quixote, pt. II, ch. 23.

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on good, imitation, and nature

Good painters imitate nature, bad ones spew it up.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Source: "El Licenciado Vidriera."

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on honesty

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Honesty's the best policy.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Source: see Franklin

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on hunger and world

Hunger is the best sauce in the world.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on experience and motherhood

There are but few proverbial sayings that are not true, for they are all drawn from experience itself, which is the mother of all sciences.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra on authors

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Every production must resemble its author.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

Source: Don Quixote

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A Quote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

By the street of By-and-By, one arrives at the house of Never.

Miguel de Cervantes (1547 - 1616)

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