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Two Quotes. Of Flattery.

But when I tell him he hates flatterers,
He says he does, being then most flattered.

—Shakespeare, The Tragegy of Julius Caesar
(Decius Brutus about Julius Caesar)

Sometimes we think we hate flattery though we only hate the form of flattering.

—La Rochefoucauld, Maxim 329

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