It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
Quote by Horace
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, so he be...
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Think to yourself that every day is your last
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...
A word once uttered can never be recalled.
He has the deed half done who has made a beginning.
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
True friends appear less mov'd than counterfeit; As men that grieve at funerals are not...
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who,...
If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the...
Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
Beauty is one of the rare things that do not lead to doubt of God