To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service...
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.
He who moves not forward, goes backward
An unused life is an early death.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when...
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in...
A book is a storehouse carried in the pocket
There is nothing insignificant in the world. It all depends on the point of view.
Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
Since Time is not a person we can overtake when he is gone, let us...
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us...
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
There is a courtesy of the heart; it is allied to love. From its springs...
Talk well of the absent whenever you have the opportunity.
Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together
A person hears only what they understand.
A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
I never knew a more presumptuous person than myself. The fact that I say that...