There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one.
Quote by Baltasar Gracian
Baltasar Gracian Quotes
At 20 a man is a peacock, at 30 a lion, at 40 a camel,...
Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.
Never open the door to the lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink...
Quit while you're ahead. All the best gamblers do.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Don't show off every day, or you'll stop surprising people. There must always be some...
Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.
Hope is a great falsifier. Let good judgment keep her in check.
It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even...
Self-knowledge is the beginning of self-improvement.
He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much,...
Be content to act, and leave the talking to others.
Know or listen to those who know
It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterwards.
A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
One must pass through the circumference of time before arriving at the center of opportunity.
Do not carry a spirit of contradiction, for it is to be freighted with stupidity...
For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of...
Would it not be much better to have a president who deliberately lied to the...