Never Outshine the Master

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Avoid outshining the master. All superiority is odious, but the superiority of a subject over his prince is not only stupid, it is fatal. — Baltasar Gracian

The Daily Laws by Robert Greene, Pg. 123

In your desire to please and impress, do not go too far in displaying your talents or you might accomplish the opposite — inspire fear and…

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