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The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.
257
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
268
While there's life, there's hope.
269
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
303
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
282
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
345
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...
467
More important than<br /> leaving an inheritance is<br /> leaving a legacy.
308
What we call pleasure, and rightly so is the absence of all pain.
254
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
275
We do not destroy religion by destroying superstition.
510
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.
343
We are obliged to respect, defend and maintain the common bonds of union and fellowship that exist among all members of the human race.
207
To each his own.
264
To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
427
Courage means to keep<br /> working a relationship,<br /> to continue seeking<br /> solutions to difficult<br /> problems, and to stay<br...
254
There is no duty more obligatory than the repayment of kindness.
300
There are some duties we owe even to those who have wronged us. There is, after all, a limit to retribution and punishment.
267
The wise are instructed by reason; ordinary minds by experience; the stupid, by necessity; and brutes by instinct.