Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
A picture is a poem without words.
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, so he be...
Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori - It is a sweet and becoming thing...
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
The age of our fathers, which was worse than that of our ancestors, produced us,...
Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
Anger is a brief madness.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation...
Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.
Get money first; virtue comes later.
It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time...
No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed...
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what...
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate,...