Like the dew on the mountain, Like the foam on the river, Like the bubble on the fountain, Thou art gone, and forever!
Art thou a friend to Roderick?
Recollect that the Almighty, who gave the dog to be companion of our pleasures and our toils, hath invested him with a nature noble and incapable of deceit.
To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.
Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities.
Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal cheer.
Time will rust the sharpest sword, Time will consume the strongest cord; That which molders hemp and steel, Mortal arm and nerve must feel.
Time rolls his ceaseless course.
And come he slow, or come he fast, It is but Death who comes at last.
A lawyer without history or literature is a mechanic, a mere working mason; if he possesses some knowledge of these, he may venture to call himself an architect.
I was not always a man of woe.
England was merry England, when Old Christmas brought his sports again. 'Twas Christmas broach'd the mightiest ale; 'Twas Christmas told the merriest tale; A Christmas gambol oft could cheer The poor man's heart through half the year.
For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.
Success - keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep.
To all, to each, a fair good-night, and pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.