Baltasar Gracian Quotes
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune; to keep him is a blessing.
To be at ease is better than to be at business. Nothing really belongs to us but time, which even he has who has nothing else.
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself.
A bad manner spoils everything, even reason and justice; a good one supplies everything, gilds a No, sweetens a truth, and adds a touch of beauty to old age itself.