A beautiful woman should break her mirror early.
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
We often have to put up with most from those on whom we most depend.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Know how to ask. There is nothing more difficult for some people nor for others easier.
Those who insist on the dignity of their office show they have not deserved it.