The things we remember best are those better forgotten.
Quote by Baltasar Gracian
Baltasar Gracian Quotes
Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink...
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
Evil report carries further than any applause.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the...
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
Nothing arouses ambition so much in the heart as the trumpet-clang of another's fame.
Don't show off every day, or you'll stop surprising people. There must always be some...
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to...
Attempt easy tasks as if they were difficult, and difficult as if they were easy;...
Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.
Begin with another's to end with your own.
To be at ease is better than to be at business. Nothing really belongs to...
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
Those who insist on the dignity of their office show they have not deserved it.
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he...
Have friends. 'Tis a second existence.
When desire dies, fear is born.
It is good to vary in order that you may frustrate the curious, especially those...
There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.