You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.
Quote by Horace
Whatever advice you give, be short.
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.
Get money first; virtue comes later.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate,...
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
Whatever your advice, make it brief
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
A picture is a poem without words.
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
Business is really more agreeable than pleasure; it interests the whole mind ... more deeply....
He (the businessman) is the only man who is forever apologizing for his occupation