To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.
When the candles are out all women are fair
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what… (read more)
Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's private lives, than the failings… (read more)
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
The real destroyer of the liberties of the people is he who spreads among them bounties, donations and benefits.
One thing I know, that I know nothing. This is the source of my wisdom.
You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging… (read more)
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right… (read more)
We villians are a very select group indeed. In the very desperation of our hate rests our strength.