Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
Quote by Horace
Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Usually the modest person passes for someone reserved, the silent for a sullen person.
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you...
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
Anger is a brief madness.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never...
Mistakes are their own instructors
Get money first; virtue comes later.
You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
Good sense is both the first principal and the parent source of good writing.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
Choose a subject equal to your abilities; think carefully what your shoulders may refuse, and...
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
The pen is the tongue of the mind.