Far better to be the simplest pedestrian, with knapsack on back, stick in hand, and gun on shoulder, than an Indian prince travelling with all the ceremonial which his rank requires.
The wisest man may be a blind father.
Is not a woman's heart unfathomable?
Trains, like time and tide, stop for no one.
One has only to follow events, and you will be all right. The surest way is to take whatever comes as it comes.
The body regulates the soul, and, like the balance-wheel, it is submitted to regular oscillations.