To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it.
Quote by Horace
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We are free to yield to truth.
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Money is a handmaiden, if thou knowest how to use it a mistress, if thou knowest not.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
A picture is a poem without words.
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of instruction and the schoolmaster of life.
You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
I really enjoyed hanging out with some of the teachers. This one chemistry teacher, she liked hanging out. I liked making explosives. We would stay after school and blow things up.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
A truer image of the world, I think, is obtained by picturing things as entering into the stream of time from an eternal world outside, than from a view which regards time as the devouring tyrant of all that is.
Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
The past doesn't decide who we are. The present does.
It takes time to persuade men to do even what is for their own good.
Man's nature is not essentially evil. Brute nature has been know to yield to the influence of love. You must never despair of human nature.
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted.
Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.
Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain.