What is told in the ear is often heard a hundred miles.

Riches come better after poverty, than poverty after riches.

Who aims at excellence will be above medirocity; who aims at medirocity

will fall short of it.

No remedies can revive old age and faded flowers.

A truly great man never puts away the simplicity of a child.

He who toils with pain will eat with pleasure.

A wise man forgets old grudges.

Those that dare lose a day are dangerously prodigal; those that dare

misspend it, desperate.--_Bishop Hall_.

Truth enters into the heart of man when it is empty, and clean and

still; but when the mind is shaken with passion as with a storm, you

can never hear the voice of the charmer, though he charm never so