Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive...
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest...
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised...
Write how you want, the critic shall show the world you could have written better.
Honor sinks where commerce long prevails.
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall
Every absurdity has a champion to defend it.
Fortune is ever seen accompanying industry
Girls like to be played with, and rumpled a little too, sometimes.
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy after
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies.
He who seeks for applause only from without has all his happiness in another's keeping.
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.
I do not love a man who is zealous for nothing
The greatest object in the universe, says a certain philosopher, is a good man struggling...
Tenderness is a virtue.