Sailing

“If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.”
— Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Too Late

“Whilst we deliberate how to begin a thing, it grows too late to begin it.”
— Quintilian

My Sake

“My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.”
— Aristotle

Compensation

“People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.”
— Soren Kierkegaard

Stop

“Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop.”

— H. L. Mencken

Fruit

“One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.”
— Thomas Fuller

Beauty

“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.”
— Confucius

Teacher

“A teacher is a person who never says anything once.”
— Howard Nemerov

All That I Can

“Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all that I can?”
— Sun Tzu

Mediocre Passions

“Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.”
— Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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