The opinion of the strongest is always the best.
No path of flowers leads to glory.
Nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend A wise enemy is worth more.
Let ignorance talk as it will, learning has its value.
It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.
We heed no instincts but our own.
It is a double pleasure to deceive the deceiver.
Help thyself, and God will help thee.
Patience and time do more than strength or passion.
Nothing more dangerous than a friend without discretion even a prudent enemy is preferable.
One of the secrets of getting more done is to make a TO DO List every day, keep it visible, and use it as a guide to action as you go through the day.
Beware so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance
We believe no evil till the evil's done
A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.
Everyone believes very easily whatever they fear or desire.
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.
There is no road of flowers leading to glory
People must help one another; it is nature's law.
Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish
Anyone entrusted with power will abuse it if not also animated with the love of truth and virtue, no matter whether he be a prince, or one of the people.
To win a race, the swiftness of a dart availeth not without a timely start.
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
Everyone calls himself a friend, but only a fool relies on it: nothing is commoner than the name, nothing rarer than the thing.
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