Every woman should marry, and no man.
~ in Lothair
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Circumstances are beyond the control of man; but his conduct is in his own power.
I must follow the people. Am I not their leader?
Little things affect little minds.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Never complain and never explain.
Patience is a necessary ingredient of genius.
The secret of success is constancy of purpose.
There are three kinds of lies; lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure.
To be conscious that you are ignorant of the facts is a great step to knowledge.
We all of us live too much in a circle.
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.
When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.