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To look back to antiquity is one thing, to go back to it is another. - Charles Caleb Colton
It is not antiquity, nor author, That makes truth, truth, although time's daughter. - Samuel Butler
It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution. - Joseph Addison
A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only ones that modern men still read with exactness. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress; having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future. - Benjamin Disraeli
I am not one who was born in the possession of knowledge; I am one who is fond of antiquity, and earnest in seeking it there. - Confucius
The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life, and brings us tidings of antiquity. - Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]
How cunningly nature hides every wrinkle of her inconceivable antiquity under roses and violets and morning dew! - Ralph Waldo Emerson