Monday Sep 20, 2021
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what is presented to the trustworthy eye.
Tuesday Sep 7, 2021
If matters go badly now,
they will not always be so.
Tuesday Aug 24, 2021
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of instruction and the schoolmaster of life.
Friday Aug 13, 2021
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Friday Jun 18, 2021
Make a good use of the present.
Friday Jun 11, 2021
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects your soul you postpone the cure until next year?
Monday Apr 13, 2020
Adversity reveals genius,
prosperity conceals it.
Tuesday Apr 7, 2020
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Thursday Aug 22, 2019
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you.
Thursday Jun 27, 2019
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Friday Mar 15, 2019
Who then is free?
The wise man who can command himself.
Wednesday Oct 7, 2015
Humor is often stronger and more effective than sharpness in cutting knotty issues.
Wednesday Sep 16, 2015
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
Wednesday Oct 29, 2014
Rule your mind or it will rule you.
Tuesday Jul 8, 2014
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
Tuesday Jul 1, 2014
Nothing's beautiful from every point of view.
Wednesday Oct 30, 2013
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.
Wednesday Oct 23, 2013
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as he be a man of merit.
Wednesday Oct 16, 2013
He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he crosses.
Wednesday Oct 9, 2013
He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful.