A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing…
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Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
The so-called Pythagoreans, who were the first to take up mathematics, not only advanced this...
Most people would rather get than give affection
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task...
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old...
Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
Education is the best provision for old age.
Fight shy of the medicine which thy mother and thy father, thy sister and thy...
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.