The services in wartime are fit only for desperadoes but in peace are only fit for fools.
The pursuit of science leads only to the insoluble.
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society or what is worse looking as if he stifled grief.
Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy who are as ignorant of each other’s habits thoughts and feelings as if they were dwellers in different zones or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor.
Youth is the trustee of prosperity.
Travel teaches toleration.
War is never a solution it is an aggravation.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Never complain and never explain.
Nature like man sometimes weeps from gladness.