For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
To go through life without love is to travel through the world in a carriage with closed windows.
Few can tell what they know without also showing what they do not know.
As the sea is beautiful not only in calm but also in storm, so is happiness found not only in peace but also in strife.
Love is not like the echo, which returneth only what is given; but, rather, like the pump, which returneth by the pail what it received by the pint.
The small charity that comes from the heart is better than the great charity that comes from the head.
However bad a man, he will have some friends: however good, he will have some enemies.
What we know is to what we do not know, as a grain of sand is to the beach.
If silence is good for the wise, how much better is it for the foolish!
From the moment we expect gratitude, we forfeit it.
The furnace which melts gold, also hardens clay. Before blaming thy fate, therefore, find whether thou art gold or clay.
Hast thou fallen? Do not groan and lament: rather be thankful for the opportunity given thee to rise once more.
If you must hate a man for the many things about which you disagree, remember that you should also love him for the many things about which you agree.
How adversity doth ope the eye! A moon can be seen by day as well as by night; but, to see the stars, you must be in darkness.
Men are willing to admit that they are sinners, but not that they are sinning.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it.
Though my sight be lost, I do not yet lose my faith: when I can no longer see, I can still believe.
To go into temptation to find how strong you are, is as wise as to go before a mirror, with closed eyes, to find how you look when asleep.
We are not men, but promises of men.
The wealthy seldom possess wealth: oftener they are possessed by it.
Experience is the only good 'tis safer to borrow than to buy.
Better to deserve praise without having it, than to have it without deserving it.
Our comforts come from God; our sorrows, from ourselves.
The greatest pleasures of love are inseparable from its greatest pains: Love has the face of a goddess, but the talons of a lion.
Doubt is the tax man pays for the luxury of useless knowledge.
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