The cloud never comes from the quarter of the horizon from which we watch for it.
A wise parent humors the desire for independent action, so as to become the friend and advisor when his absolute rule shall cease.
How easy it is to judge rightly after one sees what evil comes from judging wrongly!
Madam your wife and I didn't hit it off the only time I ever saw her. I won't say she was silly, but I think one of us was silly, and it wasn't me.
Sometimes one likes foolish people for their folly, better than wise people for their wisdom.