After every storm the sun will smile; for every problem there is a solution, and the soul's indefeasible duty is to be of good cheer.
Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond fields of the mind.
What is the highest secret to victory and peace? To will what God wills, and strike a league with destiny.
False eloquence is exaggeration; true eloquence is emphasis.
To appreciate and use correctly a valuable maxim requires a genius; a vital appropriating exercise of mind closely allied to that which first created it.
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel; its poverty by how little.
Public opinion is a second conscience.
The line of life is a ragged diagonal between duty and desire.
Even pearls are dark before the whiteness of his teeth.
Men often make up in wrath what they want in reason.