To feel our ills is one thing, but to cure them is another.
Quote by Ovid
The bold adventurer succeeds the best.
Time, motion and wine cause sleep.
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have been asked.
You will go most safely in the middle.
Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.
Love is a driver, bitter and fierce if you fight and resist him, Easy-going enough...
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has...
Habits change into character.
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the...
The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.
Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, I believe, three times.
I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not...
Death is less bitter punishment than death's delay.
Wine gives courage and makes men more apt for passion.
Every lover is a soldier.
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.
Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors, friendships, the poor man everywhere lies...
A married man with a family will do anything for money.
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.