What is it that love does to a woman? Without she only sleeps with it alone she lives.
Those things that nature denied to human sight she revealed to the eyes of the soul.
The high-spirited man may indeed die but he will not stoop to meanness. Fire though it may be quenched will not become cool.
Suppressed grief suffocates it rages within the breast and is forced to multiply its strength.
Nowadays nothing but money counts: a fortune brings honors friendships the poor man everywhere lies low.
My hopes are not always realized but I always hope.
Medicine sometimes snatches away health sometimes gives it.
Habits change into character.
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind and has given up worrying once and for all.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud ‘I believe’ three times.