-It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.
-The pleasures which we most rarely experience give us the greatest delight.
-War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
-In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
-Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin.
-Concealed talent brings no reputation.
-The summit of happiness is reached when a person is ready to be what he is.