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The shifts of Fortune test the reliability of friends.
272
A friend is, as it were, a second self.
288
While there's life, there's hope.
296
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
327
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.
309
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?
371
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...
493
More important than<br /> leaving an inheritance is<br /> leaving a legacy.
331
What we call pleasure, and rightly so is the absence of all pain.
274
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
299
We do not destroy religion by destroying superstition.
540
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.
370
We are obliged to respect, defend and maintain the common bonds of union and fellowship that exist among all members of the human race.
215
To each his own.
291
To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
457
Courage means to keep<br /> working a relationship,<br /> to continue seeking<br /> solutions to difficult<br /> problems, and to stay<br...
264
There is no duty more obligatory than the repayment of kindness.
324
There are some duties we owe even to those who have wronged us. There is, after all, a limit to retribution and punishment.
292
The wise are instructed by reason; ordinary minds by experience; the stupid, by necessity; and brutes by instinct.