"Perfection is attained by slow degrees it requires the hand of time."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Voltaire on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Voltaire on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Voltaire on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Voltaire 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."Voltaire on C. S. Lewis
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."