Many a time from a bad beginning great friendships have sprung up.
You can take a chance with any man who pays his bills on time.
Human nature is so constituted, that all see and judge better in the affairs of other men than in their own.
How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.
I bid him look into the lives of men as though into a mirror, and from others to take an example of himself.
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.
This I consider to be a valuable principle in life: Do no thing in excess.
I am a man and whatever concerns humanity is of interest to me.
There is a demand in these days for men who can make wrong appear right.
What a grand thing it is to be clever and have common sense.
While the mind is in doubt it is driven this way and that by a slight impulse.
Perhaps believing in good design is like believing in God, it makes you an optimist.
They who love dancing too much seem to have more brains in their feet than in their head.
That is true wisdom to know how to alter ones mind when occasion demands it.
How often things occur by mere chance which we dared not even hope for.
For you to ask advice on the rules of love is no better than to ask advice on the rules of madness.
I take it to be a principle rule of life, not to be too much addicted to any one thing.
You're a wise person if you can easily direct your attention to what ever needs it.
I am a man, and whatever concerns humanity is of interest to me.
He makes a great mistake... who supposes that authority is firmer or better established when it is founded by force than that which is welded by affection.
Children should be led into the right paths, not by severity, but by persuasion.
Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor; they are blessings to those who know how to use them, and curses to those who do not.