The greatest deception men suffer is from their own opinions.
passion drives out sensuality.
Men of lofty
when they are doing the least work are most active.
Nothing strengthens authority so much as
He who wishes to
rich in a day will be hanged in a year.
I love those who can
smile in trouble, who can gather strength from
distress, and grow
brave by reflection. It is the business of little
minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience
approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto
Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it.
Life well spent is long.
As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings