"We die only once, and for such a long time."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Moliere on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Moliere on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Moliere on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Moliere on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Moliere on C. S. Lewis
"A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation."
"The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit."
"Ah! how annoying that the law doesn't allow a woman to change husbands just as one does shirts."
"There are pretenders to piety as well as to courage."
"Some of the most famous books are the least worth reading. Their fame was due to their having done something that needed to be doing in their day. The work is done and the virtue of the book has expired."