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Quote from Chilon of Sparta,

"Prefer a loss to a dishonest gain;
for the one is painful but once,
but the other for one's whole life."


Chilon of Sparta (more quotes by Chilon of Sparta or books by/about Chilon of Sparta)

Chilon of Sparta (Χίλων) was a Lacedaemonian, son of Damagetus and one of the Seven Sages of Greece. He was elected an ephor in Sparta in 556/5 BC


Honesty, Integrity, Proverbs, Virtue


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