Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Quote by Horace
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Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
Money is a handmaiden, if thou knowest how to use it a mistress, if thou knowest not.
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.
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.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
People assume I'm out there having this great life, but money doesn't erase the pain. When you're young you barrel through life, making choices without thinking of repercussions. A few years down the line, you wake up in a certain place and wonder how the hell you got there.
Over the objections, where they sound like squealing pigs, over the objections of Romney and all his allies, we passed some of the toughest Wall Street regulations in history, turning Wall Street back into the allocator of capital it always has been and no longer a casino. And they want to repeal it.
There can be no great courage where there is no confidence or assurance, and half the battle is in the conviction that we can do what we undertake.
Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?
In our minds, love and lust are really separated. It's hard to find someone that can be kind and you can trust enough to leave your kids with, and isn't afraid to throw her man up against the wall and lick him from head to toe.
Fear clogs faith liberates.
In friendship as well as love, ignorance very often contributes more to our happiness than knowledge.
Applause waits on success.
To the press alone, chequered as it is with abuses, the world is indebted for all the triumphs which have been gained by reason and humanity over error and oppression.
I wasn't a woman who stayed tiny like I thought I would. I definitely gave myself the freedom to eat what I wanted.