Grasp the subject, the words will follow.
Anger so clouds the mind that it cannot perceive the truth.
It is a difficult matter to argue with the belly since it has no ears.
There is a wide difference between true courage and a mere contempt of life.
I think the first virtue is to restrain the tongue; he approaches nearest to gods who knows how to be silent, even though he is in the right.
We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them.
An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes.
After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.
Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men shun the mistakes of fools, but fools do not imitate the successes of the wise.
Wise men learn more from fools than fools from the wise.
Last Update: 23 July 2021
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