Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never...
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense...
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years...
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
Friends are thieves of time.
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Age will not be defied.
Discern of the coming on of years, and think not to do the same things...
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds
If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot...