Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.
Foolishness is indeed the sister of wickedness.
There is some pleasure even in words, when they bring forgetfulness of present miseries.
Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure.
A word does not frighten the man who, in acting, feels no fear.
Evil gains work their punishment.
War never takes a wicked man by chance, the good man always.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
Do not grieve yourself too much for those you hate, nor yet forget them utterly.
A man growing old becomes a child again.
No one longs to live more than someone growing old.
There is no success without hardship.
There is nothing more hateful than bad advice.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still heavier than it is.
Even a poor man can receive honors.
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.