If a man does not know to what port he is steering, no wind is favourable to him.
Remember, if the time should come when you have to make a choice between what is right and what is easy.
Better the foot slip than the tongue.
Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off their guard and give you an opportunity to commit more.
By force of arms.
Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.
I don’t think much of a man who is not wiser than he was yesterday.
Cherish each hour of this day for it can never return.
Adversity is the state in which man most easily becomes acquainted with himself, being especially free of admirers then.
Children might or might not be a blessing, but to create them and then fail them was surely damnation.