Never give advice unless asked.
Master books, but do not let them master you. Read to live, not live to read.
Is but the threshold of eternity.
Anger is a killing thing: it kills the man who angers, for each rage leaves him less than he had been before-it takes something from him.
Punctuality is the thief of time.
Physician, heal thyself.
All art is a revolt against man's fate.
A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial.
If we get everything that we want, we will soon want nothing that we get.
What one has to do usually can be done.
As a moth gnaws a garment, so doth envy consume a man.
When good cheer is lacking, our friends will be packing.
Journalism allows it's readers to witness history. Fiction gives its readers an opportunity to live it.
Dry August and warm, Doth harvest no harm.
An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.
Luck enters into every contingency. You are a fool if you forget it-and a greater fool if you count upon it.
If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends-you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue.
If we have not achieved our early dreams, we must either find new ones or see what we can salvage from the old. If we have accomplished what we set out to do in our youth, we need not weep like Alexander the Great that we have no more worlds to conquer.
From desire I plunge to its fulfilment, where I long once more for desire.
Life is the game that must be played: This truth at least, good friends, we know; So live and laugh, nor be dismayed As one by one the phantoms go.