Of the Vices of Men

The Fables of Phædrus
Jupiter has loaded us with a couple of Wallets: the one, filled with our own vices, he has placed at our backs, the other, heavy with those of others, he has hung before.
From this circumstance, we are not able to see our own faults: but as soon as others make a slip, we are ready to censure.

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