Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's...
Neither blame or praise yourself.
No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks...
Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that...
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it,...
Time is the wisest of all counselors
Socrates said, Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat...
Themosticles said The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern...
Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door.
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I...
Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all...
Character is long-standing habit.
Character is simply habit long continued.