Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security...
A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end...
Rules and models destroy genius and art.
Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone -...
Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements....
The love of liberty is the love of others; the love of power is the...
No wise man can have a contempt for the prejudices of others; and he should...
The most violent friendships soonest wear themselves out.
We must be doing something to be happy.
One would imagine that books were, like women, the worse for being old : that...
The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate...
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not...
There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force...
Books let us into their souls and lay open to us the secrets of our...
Learning is the knowledge of that which is not generally known to others, and which...
To get others to come into our ways of thinking, we must go over to...
Learning is, in too many cases, but a foil to common sense; a substitute for...
If you think you can win, you can. Faith is necessary to victory.