When it is a question of money everybody is of the same religion.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work which proves that man was not born to rest.
To the living we owe respect but to the dead we owe only the truth.
The superfluous a very necessary thing.
The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture their amphitheaters for wild beasts to fight in.
Tears are the silent language of grief.
Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees it requires the hand of time.
One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words than prose.