Without Ceres (bread) and Bacchus (wine) Venus (love) freezes.
There is a demand in these days for men who can make wrong appear right.
What harsh judges fathers are to all young men!
So many men, so many opinions: to each his own way.
Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to those who know how to use them, and curses to those who do not.
How often things occur by mere chance which we dared not even hope for.
Too much liberty corrupts us all.
We are all of us the worse for too much liberty.
He makes a great mistake... who supposes that authority is firmer or better established when it is founded by force than that which is welded by affection.
Nowadays those are rewarded who make right appear wrong.
Their silence is praise enough.
How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.
Fortune favors the brave.
Fortune favours the brave.
Perhaps believing in good design is like believing in God, it makes you an optimist.