Love never reasons, but profusely gives; it gives like a thoughtless prodigal its all, and then trembles least it has… (read more)
Luxury! more perilous to youth than storms or quicksand, poverty or chains.
The wretch who digs the mine for bread, or ploughs, that others may be fed, feels less fatigued than that… (read more)
Goals help you overcome short-term problems.
Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it.
Idleness among children, as among men, is the root of all evil, and leads to no other evil more cert