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A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and...   Life
A man is sorry to be honest for nothing.   Life
A new idea is delicate. It can be killed by a sneer or a yawn; it can ...   Life
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.   Life
Although they posses enough, and more than enough still they yearn for...   Life
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribu...   Life
An evil life is a kind of death.   Life
At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do e...   Life
Bear patiently with a rival.   Life
Blemishes are hid by night and every fault forgiven; darkness makes an...   Life
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool w...   Life
Courage conquers all things: it even gives strength to the body.   Life
Cunning leads to knavery. It is but a step from one to the other, and ...   Life
Daring is not safe against daring men.   Life
Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it.   Life
Endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by.   Life
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beau...   Life
Envy aims very high.   Life
Everyone wishes that the man whom he fears would perish.   Life
Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned.   Life
Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.   Life
Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.   Peace
First appearance deceives many.   Life
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe," ...   Life
Fortune and love favor the brave.   Love
Frankly, I don't want to see a rapid upturn. I want it to hold until s...   Life
Happy are those who dare courageously to defend what they love.   Life
How little is the promise of the child fulfilled in the man.   Life
I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not ...   Life
If any person wish to be idle, let them fall in love.   Life
If you want to be loved, be lovable.   Love
In an easy matter. Anybody can be eloquent.   Life
In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.   Life
It is annoying to be honest to no purpose.   Life
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us ...   Life
Let me tell you I am better acquainted with you for a long absence, as...   Life
Let others praise ancient times; I am glad I was born in these.   Life
Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, w...   Life
Love and dignity cannot share the same abode.   Life
Love is full of anxious fears.   Life
Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream w...   Life
Majesty and love do not consort well together, nor do they dwell in th...   Life
Make the workmanship surpass the materials.   Life
Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered the...   Life
Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.   Life
Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.   Life
Minds that are ill at ease are agitated by both hope and fear.   Life
My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.   Life
No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whos...   Life
Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.   Life
People are slow to claim confidence in undertakings of magnitude.   Life
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced...   Life
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.   Life
The burden which is well borne becomes light.   Life
The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born ...   Life
The high-spirited man may indeed die, but he will not stoop to meannes...   Life
The lamp burns bright when wick and oil are clean.   Life
The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, ...   Life
The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.   Life
There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap, even of the briefe...   Life
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with...   Life
This also - that I live, I consider a gift of God.   Life
Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted u...   Life
Time is generally the best doctor.   Life
Time is the devourer of all things.   Life
Time, motion and wine cause sleep.   Life
Time, the devourer of all things.   Life
Treason doth never prosper: what's the reason? Why if it prosper, none...   Life
Venus favors the bold.   Life
We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is den...   Life
What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the ...   Life
What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct.   Life
What is without periods of rest will not endure.   Life
What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them wh...   Life
Whether they give or refuse, it delights women just the same to have b...   Life
Whether you call my heart affectionate, or you call it womanish: I con...   Life
Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable e...   Life
You can learn from anyone even your enemy.   Life
You will go most safely in the middle.   Life