Memory: what wonders it performs in preserving and storing up things gone by - or rather, things that are
Quote by Plutarch
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated men of antiquity is to...
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all...
Character is simply habit long continued.
Nothing is cheap which is superfluous, for what one does not need, is dear at...
Learn to be pleased with everything; with wealth, so far as it makes us beneficial...
When the candles are out all women are fair
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors...
Reason speaks and feeling bites
We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn...
Fate leads him who follows it, and drags him who resist.
It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he...
The wildest colts make the best horses.
To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Time is the wisest of all counselors
No one can roll back the time,everyone has to just keep pace with the mighty...
As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a...