If any person wish to be idle, let them fall in love.
In our leisure we reveal what kind of people we are.
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, 'I believe,' three times.
No man can purchase his virtue too dear, for it is the only thing whose value must ever increase with the price it has cost us. Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it.
All things can corrupt when minds are prone to evil.
Love is full of anxious fears.
Either do not attempt at all, or go through with it.
The will is commendable though the ability may be wanting.
First appearance deceives many.
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop
I am the poet of the poor, because I was poor when I loved; since I could not give gifts, I gave words.
What makes men indifferent to their wives is that they can see them when they please.
In our play we reveal what kind of people we are.
Habits change into character.
Make the workmanship surpass the materials.
Bear and endure: This sorrow will one day prove to be for your good.
Nothing is stronger than habit.
Change is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be a fish.
What is without periods of rest will not endure.
At times it is folly to hasten at other times, to delay. The wise do everything in its proper time.
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.
There is nothing constant in the universe. All ebb and flow, and every shape that's born, bears in its womb the seeds of change.
Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.
My hopes are not always realized, but I always hope.[Lat., Et res non semper, spes mihi semper adest.]
Well has he lived who has lived well in obscurity.
Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.
Pursuits become habits.[Lat., Abeunt studia in mores.]
The glow of inspiration warms us; it is a holy rapture.
Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.
Love is no assignment for cowards.
A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.
Our integrity is never worth so much as when we have parted with our all to keep it.
The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
Suppressed grief suffocates, it rages within the breast, and is forced to multiply its strength.
Great talents, by the rust of long disuse,Grow lethargic and shrink from what they were.
All love is vanquished by a succeeding love.
The raven once in snowy plumes was drest,White as the whitest dove's unsullied breast,Fair as the guardian of the Capitol,Soft as the swan; a large and lovely fowlHis tongue, his prating tongue had changed him quiteTo sooty blackness from the purest white.
Be bold, take courage... and be strong of soul