Civilization is a limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.
Between two evils, choose neither. Between two goods, choose both.
Cheer up! The worst is yet to come!
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Charity sees the need, not the cause.
A person never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another's.
Character is not made in a crisis -- it is only exhibited.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
You must look into people, as well as at them.