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A good name is better than precious ointment, and the day of death than the day of one’s birth.

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A good name is better than precious oil; and the day of death, than the day of one's birth.

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A good name is better than precious perfume, and the day of death better than the day of one’s birth.

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Wisdom is better than wealth

A good name is better than fine oil,
    and the day of death better than the birthday.

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A good name is better than perfumed oil,
and the day of death better than the day of birth.

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The Best in Life

A good reputation
    at the time of death
is better than loving care
    at the time of birth.

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A [good] name is better than precious ointment, and the day of death than the day of one's birth.

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What needeth a man to seek things that are above him, whereas he knoweth not what is profitable for him in his life, in all the days of his pilgrimage, and the time that passeth like a shadow? Or who can tell him what shall be after him under the sun?

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A Collection of Wise Teachings

A good reputation is better than expensive pleasures.
    The day someone dies is better than the day they were born.

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The Contrast of Wisdom and Folly

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death than the day of birth.

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The Contrast of Wisdom and Folly

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death than the day of birth.

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Some Benefits of Serious Thinking

It is better to have ·respect [a good reputation/L name] than ·good [fine] ·perfume [oil].
    The day of death is better than the day of birth.

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Divers precepts to follow that which is good, and to avoid the contrary.

Surely there be many things that increase vanity, and what availeth it a man?

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Proverbs about Life

A good name is better than expensive perfume, and the day you die is better than the day you’re born.

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Thoughts about Life

A good reputation is better than expensive perfume; and the day you die is better than the day you are born.

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Wise Sayings

A good name is better than fine perfume,
and the day of one’s death than the day of one’s birth.

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¶ A good name is better than precious ointment and the day of death than the day of one’s birth.

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A good name is better than precious ointment; and the day of death than the day of one's birth.

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A good name is better than precious ointment;
and the day of death than the day of one’s birth.

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People Generally Do Not Know What is Best for Them

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death is better than the day of one’s birth.

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A good reputation is more valuable than the most expensive perfume.

The day one dies is better than the day he is born!

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Don’t Take Anything for Granted

A good reputation is better than a fat bank account.
Your death date tells more than your birth date.

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Proverbs about Life

A good name is better than expensive perfume, and the day you die is better than the day you’re born.

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Wisdom and Folly Contrasted

A good name is better than a good ointment,
And the day of one’s death is better than the day of one’s birth.

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Some Benefits of Serious Thinking

It is better to have respect than good perfume.
The day of death is better than the day of birth.

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Life is Brief and Death is Certain!

A good reputation is better than precious perfume;
likewise, the day of one’s death is better than the day of one’s birth.

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Good Advice About How to Live

A good name is better than fine perfume.
    People can learn more from sobbing when someone dies
    than from being happy when someone is born.

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Wisdom

A good name is better than fine perfume,
    and the day of death better than the day of birth.

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Wisdom

A good name is better than fine perfume,
    and the day of death better than the day of birth.

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The Value of Practical Wisdom

A good name is better than precious ointment,

And the day of death than the day of one’s birth;

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Wisdom Is Worth a Lot

A good name is better than oil of much worth. And the day of one’s death is better than the day of one’s birth.

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Wisdom for Life

A good reputation is more valuable than costly perfume.
    And the day you die is better than the day you are born.

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A Disillusioned View of Life

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death, than the day of birth.

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A Disillusioned View of Life

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death, than the day of birth.

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A Disillusioned View of Life

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death, than the day of birth.

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A Disillusioned View of Life

A good name is better than precious ointment,
    and the day of death, than the day of birth.

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A shem tov is better than precious ointment; and the yom hamavet than the day of one’s birth.

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A Disillusioned View of Life

A good name is better than precious ointment;
    and the day of death, than the day of birth.

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A Disillusioned View of Life

A good name is better than precious ointment;
    and the day of death, than the day of birth.

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Teacher: A good name is worth more than the finest perfume,
        and the day you die is better than the day you were born.

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A good name is better than fine perfume; and the day of death better than the day of one’s birth.

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A good name is better than precious ointments (A good name, or a good reputation, is better than expensive perfume); and the day of death is better than the day of birth.

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Better [is] a name than good perfume, And the day of death than the day of birth.

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