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The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.
268
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
285
While there's life, there's hope.
287
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
320
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
301
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
362
When you wish to instruct, be brief; that men's minds take in quickly what you say, learn its lesson, and retain it faithfully. Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the...
486
More important than<br /> leaving an inheritance is<br /> leaving a legacy.
324
What we call pleasure, and rightly so is the absence of all pain.
268
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
293
We do not destroy religion by destroying superstition.
533
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
363
We are obliged to respect, defend and maintain the common bonds of union and fellowship that exist among all members of the human race.
212
To each his own.
284
To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
449
Courage means to keep<br /> working a relationship,<br /> to continue seeking<br /> solutions to difficult<br /> problems, and to stay<br...
260
There is no duty more obligatory than the repayment of kindness.
317
There are some duties we owe even to those who have wronged us. There is, after all, a limit to retribution and punishment.
285
The wise are instructed by reason; ordinary minds by experience; the stupid, by necessity; and brutes by instinct.