To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.
There is no one, says another, whom fortune does not visit once in his life; but when she does not find him ready to receive her, she walks in at the door, and flies out at the window.
Author: A fool who, not content with having bored those who have lived with him, insists on tormenting generations to come.
False happiness renders men stern and proud, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness renders them kind and sensible, and that happiness is always shared.
Lunch kills half of Paris, supper the other half.