The weakest and most timorous are the most revengeful and implacable.
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse
Trust not in him that seems a saint.
Send your noble blood to market and see what it will bring.
"They say so" is half a lie.
The devil himself is good when he is pleased.
He is rich that is satisfied.
Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the mind and the cupboard of the heart.
Poetry is music in words; and music is poetry in sound: both excellent sauce, but those have lived and died poor, who made them their meat
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint; that boasts of it, is a devil.
Good words cost no more than bad.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side;of the face can smile while the other is pinched.
Cruelty is a tyrant that's always attended with fear