When an author is too meticulous about his style, you may presume that his mind is frivolous and his content flimsy.
If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
No man enjoys the true taste of life, but he who is ready and willing to quit it.