Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
Quote by Jean De La Fontaine
To win a race, the swiftness of a dart availeth not without a timely start.
Luck's always to blame.
Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
We believe no evil till the evil's done
Power is the faculty or capacity to act, the strength and potency to accomplish something....
We like to see others, but don't like others to see through us.
Every flatterer lives at the expense of him who listens to him.
Patience and time do more than strength or passion.
Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish.
There is no road of flowers leading to glory
One returns to the place one came from.
Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred.
By the work one knows the workman.
Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of...
A hungry stomach cannot hear.
Every journalist owes tribute to the evil one.
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
Help yourself, and Heaven will help you.
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
No one can be great, or good, or happy except through the inward efforts of...