Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.
The more things change, the more they are the same.
The more things change the more they remain the same.
Many people think that virtue consists of severity towards others.
If men knew all that women think, they would be twenty times more audacious.
Uncertainty is the worst of all evils until the moment when reality makes us regret uncertainty.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns. I am thankful that thorns have roses.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.
Love in marriage should be the accomplishment of a beautiful dream, and not, as it too often is, the end.