Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.
Quote by Baltasar Gracian
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
Do not carry a spirit of contradiction, for it is to be freighted with stupidity...
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to...
Know or listen to those who know
Self-knowledge is the beginning of self-improvement.
Quit while you're ahead. All the best gamblers do.
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
Never open the door to the lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink...
Don't show off every day, or you'll stop surprising people. There must always be some...
Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is...
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
To be at ease is better than to be at business. Nothing really belongs to...
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends,...
He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much,...
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he...
Have friends. 'Tis a second existence.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the...
The things we remember best are those better forgotten.