Character is long-standing habit.
Quote by Plutarch
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to...
The wildest colts make the best horses.
Learn to be pleased with everything; with wealth, so far as it makes us beneficial...
Nothing is cheap which is superfluous, for what one does not need, is dear at...
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Neither blame or praise yourself.
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other...
The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it,...
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors...
To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated men of antiquity is to...
No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks...
Time is the wisest of all counselors
When the candles are out all women are fair
When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door.
Can miles truly separate you from friends... If you want to be with someone you...
I am a friend of the working man, and I would rather be his friend...