Opportunity has hair in front; behind she is bald; if you seize her by the forelock, you may hold her, but, if suffered to escape, not Jupiter himself can catch her again
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Punishment awaits all offenses.
Love is a kind of military service
An argument derived from the abuse of a thing does not hold good against its...
All the hours wound you, the last one kills.
Everyone excels in something in which another fails.
The knowledge of sin is the beginning of salvation
Dum spiro, spero (Latin), While I breath, I hope.
In doing what we ought we deserve no praise
The privacy of public office, the publicity of private life
Ignorance is not privileged by titular degrees
A nail is driven out by another nail; habit is overcome by habit
When a woman is openly bad she is then at her best.
There is no arguing with one who denies first principles
In Blindman's land your one-eyed man's a god
He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
Love cannot be commanded
It is to their crimes that most great men are indebted for their gardens, their...
A poor joke must invent its own laughter.
I have never been a serious person.... I am not serious at all because existence...
I don't trust anyone who doesn't laugh.