Christ rode on an ass, but now asses ride on Christ.
Music played at weddings always reminds me of the music played for soldiers before they go into battle.
I fell asleep reading a dull book and dreamed I kept on reading, so I awoke from sheer boredom.
Whether a revolution succeeds or fails people of great hearts will always be sacrificed to it.
It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to get a man.
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.