1.No flowery path leads to glory.
2.Gifts from enemies are no gifts and bring no good.
3.Rules and models destroy genius and arts.
4.The difference between genius and stupidity is
that genius has its limits.
5.No amount of genius can overcome a preoccupation
6.Don’t trust first impulses; they are always generous.
7.God loveth a cheerful giver.
8.It is more blessed to give than to receive.
9.Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than
10.Gardening is not a rational act.
11.The empires of the future are not the empires of the mind.
12.Always remember that the future comes one day at a time.
13.I don’t know what the future may hold but I do know
who holds the future.
14.A false friend is more dangerous than an open enemy.
15.A friend in power is a friend lost.
16.A man is condemned to be free.
17.It’s often better to be in chains than to be free.
18. When people are free to do as they please, they usually
imitate each other.
19.Freedom is the recognition of necessity.
20.Women and elephants never forget an injury.
21.Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to
22.Oblivion is a sort of Annihilation.
23. To conquer is not to convince.
24.Let there be no violence in religion.
25.Force is not a remedy.
26.Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.
27.It is better to be a fool than to be dead.
28.If the fool would persist in his folly he would
29.Never eat anything at one sitting that you can’t
30.Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
31.Man is what he eats.
32.Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign that
something is eating us.
33.A single flower could impress you with more
gorgeousness than one hundred such.
34.What really flatters a man is that you think
him worth flattering.
35.Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
36.Fiction gives us a second chance that life denies us.
37.Experience is the comb that nature gives us
when we are bald.
38.Those who do nothing are never wrong.
39.The cry of equality pulls everyone down.
40. Better be envied than pitied.