Remove the temptation of idleness and cupids bow is useless.
An evil life is a kind of death.
If it were in my power, I would be wiser; but a newly felt power carries me off in spite of myself; love leads me one way, my understanding another.
It is a kingly act to assist the fallen.
Everyone's a millionaire where promises are concerned.
You will go most safely in the middle.
What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless.
What is now reason was formerly impulse or instinct.
Luck affects everything; let your hook always be cast. In the stream where you least expect it, there will be fish.
Men do not value a good deed unless it brings a reward.
Keep a mid course between two extremes.
A man is sorry to be honest for nothing.
A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.
The love of glory gives an immense stimulus.