Reading without purpose is sauntering not exercise.
The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it
In the lexicon of youth, which fate reserves For a bright manhood, there is no...
What mankind wants is not talent; it is purpose.
Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue
Punctuality is a virtue, if you don't mind being lonely
Patience is the courage of the conqueror, the strength of man against destiny
Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength
Imitation, if noble and general, insures the best hope of originality
There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at...