The power of fortune is confessed only by the miserable, for the happy impute all their success to prudence or merit.
The sea - this truth must be confessed - has no generosity.
No display of manly qualities - courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulness - has ever been known to touch its irresponsible consciousness of power.
The independent girl is a person before whose wrath only the most rash dare stand, and, they, it must be confessed, with much fear and trembling.
Last Update: January, 2020