It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.
Quote by Desiderius Erasmus
He who allows oppression shares the crime.
In the kingdom of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
The desire to write grows with writing.
In the country of the blind the one eyed man is king.
The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war.
Human affairs are so obscure and various that nothing can be clearly known.
Don't give your advice before you are called upon.
Everybody hates a prodigy, detests an old head on young shoulders.
They may attack me with an army of six hundred syllogisms; and if I do...
Reflection is a flower of the mind, giving out wholesome fragrance; but revelry is the...
By burning Luther's books you may rid your bookshelves of him, but you will not...
Prevention is better than cure.
The nearer people approach old age the closer they return to a semblance of childhood,...
Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
A good portion of speaking will consist in knowing how to lie.
When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I...
Everyone knows that by far the happiest and universally enjoyable age of man is the...
It's the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures,...
There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who...
Concealed talent brings no reputation.