Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count as gain.
Nothing’s beautiful from every point of view.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it; those who have, fear it.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man’s gate and at the palaces of kings.
It is your concern when your neighbor’s wall is on fire.