There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.
Quote by Jean De La Bruyere
Jean De La Bruyere Quotes
Men blush less for their crimes than for their weaknesses and vanity.
One mark of a second-rate mind is to be always telling stories.
Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other's little failings.
Man has but three events in his life: to be born, to live, and to...
Poverty may be the mother of crime, but lack of good sense is the father.
The duty of a judge is to administer justice, but his practice is to delay...
Liberality consists less in giving a great deal than in gifts well-timed.
The pleasure we feel in criticizing robs us from being moved by very beautiful things.
The first day one is a guest, the second a burden, and the third a...
Everything has been said, and we are more than seven thousand years of human thought...
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear of dying without having laughed at...
Logic is the technique by which we add conviction to truth
There are only three events in a man's life; birth, life, and death; he is...
Time makes friendship stronger, but love weaker.
Men blush less for their crimes than for their weaknesses and vanity
Out of difficulties grow miracles.
Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of...
All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.
The court is like a palace of marble; it's composed of people very hard and...
A position of eminence makes a great person greater and a small person less.