Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them.
Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
We must laugh before we are happy, for fear we die before we laugh at all.
Rather suffer than die is man's motto.
Nothing is as dangerous as an ignorant friend; a wise enemy is to be preferred.
It is twice the pleasure to deceive the deceiver.
Every journalist owes tribute to the evil one.
Dressed in the lion's skin, the ass spread terror far and wide.
The fastidious are unfortunate; nothing satisfies them.
The strongest passion is fear.
By the work one knows the workman.
Beware, so long as you live, of judging men by their outward appearance.
Sadness flies away on the wings of time.
In short, Luck's always to blame.
Every flatterer lives at the expense of him who listens to him.
A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.
Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable.
The argument of the strongest is always the best.
Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish.
A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.
A hungry stomach cannot hear.
Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them.
I bend and do not break.
One of the secrets of getting more done is to make a TO DO List every day, keep it visible, and use it as a guide to action as you go through the day.
There is nothing useless to men of sense.