When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze.
Love is not altogether a delirium, yet it has many points in common therewith.
Speech is great, but silence is greater.
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if no victory there is no crown.
In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom and unwisdom; we have to say, Like People like Government.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.