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  • Terry Foreman
    Aug 1, 2010

      seems to work.

      At 05:45 PM 8/1/2010 +0000, you wrote:
      >Aphorisms from the great C17th. Jesuit delivered daily by e-mail:
      >"Welcome to Balthasar Gracian's "The Art of Worldly Wisdom" mailing list
      >and website. In the 1600s, Balthasar Gracian, a jesuit priest, wrote 300
      >aphorisms on living life effectively called "The Art of Worldly Wisdom."
      >The book stays relevent to modern day society and has been used such as
      >Machiavelli's "The Prince" or Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" as a guidebook
      >for everything from business to sports.
      >This website is updated daily with a new aphorism that is also sent out
      >via email and RSS to our subscribers. For further reading consider this
      >Balthasar Gracian biography or this searchable version of "The Art of
      >Worldly Wisdom"."
      >Baltasar Gracián y Morales, SJ (January 8, 1601 ­ December 6, 1658)
      >The Pepys library contains:
      >Obras de Lorenzo Gracian,
      >Madrid: en Imprenta Real de la Santa Cruzada … 1674
      >4to., 2 vols in one. PL 1541
      >The Critic … transl. into English by P. Rycaut.
      >London: T. N. for Henry Brome, 1681
      >PL 1106.
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