Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out.
What you have outside you counts less than what you have inside you.
The bargain that yields mutual satisfaction is the only one that is apt to be repeated.
Many a man thinks he is patient when, in reality, he is indifferent.
A business like an automobile, has to be driven, in order to get results.
A shady business never yields a sunny life.
The man who has done his level best... is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure.
Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.