"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."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Baltasar Gracian on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Baltasar Gracian on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Baltasar Gracian on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Baltasar Gracian on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Baltasar Gracian on Abraham Lincoln
"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."
"He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything."
"Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone."
"Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong."
"Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose."