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For they, the philosophers, were considered teachers of right living, which is far more excellent, since to speak well b
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"For they, the philosophers, were considered teachers of right living, which is far more excellent, since to speak well belongs only to a few, but to live well belongs to all"

- Lactantius

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This quote by Lactantius speaks with the value of living an excellent life, rather than just speaking well. He recommends that while speaking well is an ability that just a couple of possess, living well is something that everybody can do. He suggests that theorists were viewed as instructors of right living, suggesting that they were appreciated for their capability to lead by example. This quote motivates us to concentrate on our actions and how we live our lives, instead of just what we say. It is a pointer that our words are only as meaningful as our actions. We should make every effort to live our lives in a manner that is real to our worths and beliefs, which will benefit those around us. Ultimately, this quote encourages us to pursue quality in our lives, rather than merely in our words.

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