Men should pledge themselves to nothing; for reflection makes a liar of their resolution.
Quote by Sophocles
The ideal condition would be, I admit, that men should be right by instinct; but...
It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
You win the victory when you yield to friends.
There is no success without hardship.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him...
Isn't it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
How dreadful it is when the right judge judges wrong
A word does not frighten the man who, in acting, feels no fear.
For the dead there are no more toils.
Foolishness is indeed the sister of wickedness.
It's impossible to speak what it is not noble to do.
Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.
Silence gives the proper grace to women
It is God's giving if we laugh or weep
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
There is nothing more hateful than bad advice.
When trouble ends even troubles please.
Time is a kindly God
I meditate and put on a rubber tire with three bottles of beer. Most of...
Time will do the talking, years will do the walking, I'll just find a comfy...