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Don Colacho's Aphorisms English)

Don Colacho's Aphorisms English)

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#2,402

²El hombre les debe con frecuencia a sus defectos los fracasos que evita.

²Man frequently owes to his defects the failures he avoids.

#2,403

²El conservatismo no debe ser partido sino actitud normal de todo hombre decente.

²Conservatism should not be a party but the normal attitude of every decent man.

#2,404

²Para ganar una apuesta, en nuestro tiempo, hay que apostar por los individuos o las causas
que uno quisiera ver perder.

²To win a bet, in our time, one must bet for the individuals or the causes which one would like

to see lose.

#2,405

²Las únicas sociedades más odiosas que las que enrabian al joven rebelde son las que ayuda
inocentemente a construir.

²The only societies more odious than those which infuriate the rebellious youth are those which

he innocently helps to construct.

#2,406

²El comportamiento estéticamente satisfactorio es el ético.

²Ethical conduct is the aesthetically satisfactory conduct.

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#2,407

²Dialogar con el imbécil es escabroso: nunca sabemos dónde lo herimos, cuándo lo
escandalizamos, cómo lo complacemos.

²Dialogue with the imbecile poses difficulties: we never know where we harm him, when we

scandalize him, [or] how we please him.

#2,408

²No es a ampliar nuestra ciencia a lo que podemos aspirar, sino a documentar nuestra
ignorancia.

²It is not to increasing our knowledge to which we may aspire, but to documenting our

ignorance.

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