A man is judged by his friends, for the wise and the foolish have

He who laughs at everything is as big a fool as he who weeps at e

Fortune pays sometimes for the intensity of her favors by the sho

It is more offensive to outshine in dignity than in personal attr

Talents are best nurtured in solitude; character is best formed i

Chance has something to say in everything, even how to write a go

Put a grain of boldness in everything you do.

Beauty and folly are generally companions.

Ambition is most aroused by the trumpet-clang of another’s fame.

When you counsel someone, you should appear to be reminding him o