I may not here omit those two main plagues and common dotages of human kind, wine and women, which have infatuated and besotted myriads of people; they go commonly together.
England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the proverb goes.
Idleness is an appendix to nobility.
The men who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and will power to develop themselves.
Call a spade a spade.
He is only fanastical that is not in fashion.
A good conscience is a continual feast.
žBe not solitary, be not idleÓ