We don't believe in rheumatism and true love until after the first attack.
If there is a faith which can move mountains, then it is a faith in one's own strength.
What delights us in visible beauty is the invisible.
Do not consider yourself deprived because your dreams were not fulfilled; the truly deprived have never dreamed.
Blessed is trust, for it blesses both those who have it to give and those who receive it.
Exceptions are not always the proof of the old rule; they can also be the harbinger of a new one.
Happy slaves are the bitterest enemies of freedom
To be content with little is hard; to be content with much, impossible.
A defeat borne with pride is also a victory.
An apparent contradiction of a natural law is only the rarely occurring proof of another natural law.
Consider well before you immerse yourself in solitude whether your own company will be good for you.
That bad manners are so prevalent in the world is the fault of good manners.