What with making their way and enjoying what they have won, heroes have no time to think. But the sons of heroes - ah, they have all the necessary leisure.
People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.
That we are not much sicker and much madder than we are is due exclusively to that most blessed and blessing of all natural graces, sleep.
Official dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held.
Like every man of sense and good feeling, I abominate work.
The quality of moral behavior varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings involved.
The proper study of mankind is books.
Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something.