A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Time wounds all heels.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Man's sensitivity to the little things and insensitivity to the greatest are the signs of a strange disorder.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice.
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.