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

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

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