People who have what they want are fond of telling people who haven’t what they want that they really don’t want it.
I do not like to get the news, because there has never been an era when so many things were going so right for so many of the wrong persons.
Honor is but an empty bubble.
And plenty makes us poor.
Candy is dandy but liquor is quicker.
He who would search for pearls must dive below.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
For truth has such a face and such a mien, as to be loved needs only to be seen.
Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.
Life is not having been told that the man has just waxed the floor.