Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success.
Punctuality is the soul of business.
Wise men, like wine, are best when old; pretty women, like bread, are best when young.
Some people have a perfect genius for doing nothing, and doing it assiduously.
Over-confidence is as evil as undue anxiety.
The bee, though it finds every rose has a thorn, comes back loaded with honey from his rambles; and why should not other tourists do the same?
It is easier to make money than to save it. One is exertion, the other, self-denial.
Hope is a pleasant acquaintance, but an unsafe friend, not the man for your banker, though he may do for a traveling companion.
If you have a thrust to make at your friend's expense, do it gracefully, it is all the more effective. Some one says the reproach that is delivered with hat in hand is the most telling.
Death and taxes are inevitable.
Just what part of meow don't you understand?
The suspicious parent makes an artful child.
To carry care to bed is to sleep with a pack on your back
If it were not for a goodly supply of rumors, half true and half false, what would the gossips do?
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
Nicknames stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.
Contentment is, after all, simply refined indolence.
When a man is wrong and won't admit is, he always gets angry.
Be it remembered that we command nature, as it were, by obeying nature's laws; so the woman who would control her husband does so through obedience.
There is nothing like fun, is there? I haven't any myself, but I do like it in others.
The memory of past favors is like a rainbow, bright, vivid, and beautiful; but it soon fades away. The in memory of injuries is engraved on the heart, and remains forever.
A woman has two smiles that an angel might envy, the smile that accepts a lover before words are uttered, and the smile that lights on the first born babe, and assures it of a mother's love.
Hurry is only admissible in catching flies.
He who sports compliments, unless he takes good aim, may miss his mark, and be wounded by the recoil of his own weapon.
Fun has no limits. It is like the human race and face; there is a family likeness among all the species, but they all differ.
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