Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Quote by Horace
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It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something to say when one has nothing to say, however, and none the less writes a whole book and makes truth into a liar - that I call an achievement.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it.
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation, plan carefully before making a move, and be alert in guarding against relapse following a renaissance.
My goal was never to just create a company. A lot of people misinterpret that, as if I don't care about revenue or profit or any of those things. But what not being just a company means to me is not being just that - building something that actually makes a really big change in the world.
Feminism was established to allow unattractive women easier access to the mainstream.
It is better to try and fail than not to try at all because you have found one wrong way that you will not repeat.
We begin to see, therefore, the importance of selecting our environment with the greatest of care, because environment is the mental feeding ground out of which the food that goes into our minds is extracted.
If you haven't started,start now... If you're not going to start now LATER will become Never
Under every stone lurks a politician.
It's human nature to gripe, but I'm going ahead and doing the best I can.
I've got tonnes of aboriginal and Native American art, but I'd like even more.
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.