Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage
"Friends should be like books, few, but hand selected."
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step
Time perfects men as well as destroys them
At the gambling table, there are no fathers and sons.
Friendship... is born at the moment when one man says to another "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself...
You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.