The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Quote by Baltasar Gracian
Baltasar Gracian Quotes
Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a...
When desire dies, fear is born.
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.
One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.
Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is...
Evil report carries further than any applause.
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well.
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
Never open the door to the lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink...
Little said is soon amended. There is always time to add a word, never to...
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.
To oblige persons often costs little and helps much.
Nothing arouses ambition so much in the heart as the trumpet-clang of another's fame.
Begin with another's to end with your own.
It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even...
A single lie destroys a whole reputation for integrity
Things do not pass for what they are, but for what they seem. Most things...
Those who insist on the dignity of their office show they have not deserved it.
We often have to put up with most from those on whom we most depend.