When their adventures do not succeed, however, they run away; but it was the mark of a brave man to face things that are, and seem, terrible for a man, because it is noble to do so and disgraceful not…
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Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history...
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task...
Change in all things is sweet.
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
Most people would rather get than give affection
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of...
He who hath many friends hath none.
I grew up in New Hampshire. My closest neighbor was a mile away. The deer...
True friendship is seen through the heart, not through the eyes.