He who has begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
He has half the deed done who has made a beginning
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
The one who prosperity takes too much delight in will be the most shocked by reverses.
As a rule, adversity reveals genius and prosperity hides it.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Whatever advice you give, be short.
Help a man against his will and you do the same as murder him.
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Nothing is too high for the daring of mortals: we storm heaven itself in our folly.
I shall strike the stars with my unlifted head.
My liver swells with bile difficult to repress.
Anger is short madness
Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.