Whatever is beautiful is beautiful by necessity.
The present will not long endure.
The days that are still to come are the wisest witnesses.
Even wisdom has to yield to self-interest.
Men are the dreams of a shadow.
The test of any man lies in action.
Great deeds give choice of many tales. Choose a slight tale, enrich it large, and then let wise men listen.
The best of healers is good cheer.
Not every truth is the better for showing its face undisguised; and often silence is the wisest thing for a man to heed.
Seek not, my soul, the life of the immortals; but enjoy to the full the resources that are within thy reach.
Every gift which is given, even though is be small, is in reality great, if it is given with affection.
Learn what you are and be such.
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.