Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.
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There is, indeed, nothing that so much seduces reason from vigilance, as the thought of passing life with an amiable woman.
Men being born with a title to perfect freedom and uncontrolled enjoyment of all the rights and privileges of the law of nature . . . no one can be put out of his estate and subjected to the political view of another, without his consent.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it. The man who knows how will always have a job. The man who also knows why will always be his boss.
When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.
Don’t forget what happened to the man who suddenly got everything he wanted. He lived happily ever after.