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A Maxim. A Quote. For Teachers Especially, to Self-Indict.

In denouncing wrongdoers, pride plays a bigger role than kindness. And we reprimand them not so much to correct the faults but to persuade them that we ourselves are free from such faults.

—La Rochefoucauld, Maxim 37

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