Man is a creature who lives not upon bread alone, but primarily by catchwords.
Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, founds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health.
An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
A great part of life consists in contemplating what we cannot cure.
Keep your eyes open to your mercies. The man who forgets to be thankful has fallen asleep in life.
A friend is a present you give yourself.
To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions.