Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of instruction and the schoolmaster of life.
Quote by Horace
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Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Life is largely a matter of expectation.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it.
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.
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Money is a handmaiden, if thou knowest how to use it a mistress, if thou knowest not.
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of them run up and down only on this side of the river. But those who when they know the law follow the path of the law, they shall reach the other shore and go beyond the realm of death.
Courage is like love it must have hope for nourishment.
Creative people don't behave very well generally. If you're looking for examples of good relationships in show business, you're gonna be depressed real fast. I don't have time for anything else right now but work and my daughter. She's my first priority.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
I hope I have important things to say.
I'm Jewish. I don't work out. If God had wanted us to bend over, He would have put diamonds on the floor.
If one could be friendly with women, what a pleasure - the relationship so secret and private compared with relations with men. Why not write about it truthfully?
Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age.
Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and the war on terrorism have reduced the pace of military transformation and have revealed our lack of preparation for defensive and stability operations. This Administration has overextended our military.
A gaffe in Washington is someone telling the truth, and telling the truth has never hurt me.
Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.