To make pleasure pleasant, shorten.
Pounds are the sons, not of pounds, but of pence.
Sometimes success is due less to ability than zeal. The winner is he who gives himself to his work body and soul.
Success is due less to ability than to zeal.
Sometimes success is due less to ability than to zeal.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.
Success soon palls. The joyous time is when the breeze first strikes your sails, and the waters rustle under your bows.
The rule in carving holds good as to criticism; never cut with a knife what you can cut with a spoon.
In life, as in chess, forethought wins.
The first duty to children is to make them happy. If you have not made them so, you have wronged them. No other good they may get can make up for that.
Experience shows that success is due less to ability than to zeal.