Confidence, like the soul, never returns whence it has once departed
Quote by Publilius Syrus
The timid man calls himself cautious, the sordid man thrifty.
A diller, a dollar, a ten o'clock scholar, what makes you come so soon? You...
The gods never let us love and be wise at the same time.
Cruelty is fed, not weakened, by tears
He who has lost honor can lose nothing more.
One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety is always on their...
Successful guilt is the bane of society
A gift in season is a double favor to the needy.
Those who have never tried the experiment of a holy life measure the laws of...
Speech is the mirror of the soul; as a man speaks, so is he.
When reason rules, money is a blessing
Valor grows by daring, fear by holding back.
It is a fraud to borrow what we are unable to pay.
They live ill who expect to live always
Learn to see in another's calamity the ills which you should avoid.
Art has a double face, of expression and illusion, just like science has a double...
Money alone sets all the world in motion.
To do two things at once is to do neither.
Fortune is like glass - the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken.
Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.