He that parts with his property before his death prepares himself for much suffering.
Glutton: one who digs his grave with his teeth.
No wind is of service to him that is bound for nowhere.
In the councils of a state, the question is not so much, what ought to be done? As, what can be done?
Without grace beauty is an unabated hook.
Gratitude is the heart's memory.
Nothing resembles an honest man more than a cheat.
He that waits for a dead man's shoes may long go barefoot.
Hope is the dream of a soul awake.
It's good to be clever, but not to show it.
Category: Intelligence And Intellectuals
Fear is a great inventor.
Category: Invention And Inventor
Laughing is not always the proof of a mind at ease.
A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.
Category: Law And Lawyers
When a blind man bears the standard, pity those who follow.
Category: Leaders And Leadership
Liberty has no crueler enemy than license.