I am not proud, but I am happy; and happiness blinds, I think, more than pride.
Life is a storm, my young friend. You will bask in the sunlight one moment, be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes.
Nothing succeeds like success.
How is it that little children are so intelligent and men so stupid? It must be education that does it.
If God were suddenly condemned to live the life which He has inflicted upon men, He would kill Himself.
I prefer rogues to imbeciles, because they sometimes take a rest.