A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in mind, don’t ignore your son’s tender years.
Love is a kind of warfare.
Usually the modest person passes for someone reserved, the silent for a sullen person.
The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged.
By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
Nothing is more dangerous to men than a sudden change of fortune.
We are ever striving after what is forbidden, and coveting what is denied us.
Strange – is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door of Darkness through, Not one returns to tell us of the road Which to discover we must travel too.
Age steals away all things, even the mind.