La generosidad consiste en dar antes de que se nos pida
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Conviene, por una parte ser generoso cuando se da y, por otra, no mostrar dureza en reclamar lo que nos debenen las relaciones de vecindad en la ciudad y en el campo, manifestarse ecuánime, afable, dispuesto a ceder en muchos casos de su propio derecho, manteniéndose siempre alejados de los pleitos.
After I got my law degree and business degree, I went to work for my family, and I spent two years at Hyatt doing a training program. I was really interested in real estate - one reason was that nobody in my family was doing that. I was looking for a place where I could be successful doing something that was my own.
Slavery existed before the formation of this Union. It derived from the Constitution that recognition which it would not have enjoyed without the confederation. If the States had not united together, there would have been no obligation on adjoining States to regard any species of property unknown to themselves.
You can laugh at somebody because they are innocent, and because they are naive or they are about to walk into a wall, but if somebody's giving you stuff, if somebody's talking, giving you their take on things, what makes you laugh, generally speaking, is going to be somebody who is telling it in an angry way.