Every man is guilty of all the good he didn't do.
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
So it is the human condition that to wish for the greatness of one's fatherland is to wish evil to one's neighbors. The citizen of the universe would be the man who wishes his country never to be either greater or smaller, richer or poorer.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
God has punished the knave, and the devil has drowned the rest.
Ice-cream is exquisite. What a pity it isn't illegal.