When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.
Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.
There is nothing so absurd but some philosopher has said it.
The spirit is the true self. The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure.
I am a Roman citizen.
Endless money forms the sinews of war.
It was ordained at the beginning of the world that certain signs should prefigure certain events.
Give me a young man in whom there is some- thing of the old, and an old man with something of the young: guided so, a man may grow old in body, but never in mind.
He has departed, withdrawn, gone away, broken out.
He used to raise a storm in a teapot.