Heaven never helps the men who will not act.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; that word is love.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.
None loves the messenger who brings bad news.
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us.
Look and you will find it -- what is unsought will go undetected.
For the dead there are no more toils.
Who feels no ills, should, therefore, fear them; and when fortune smiles, be doubly cautious, lest destruction come remorseless on him, and he fall unpitied.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
In a just cause the weak will beat the strong.