Knoqlwdge comes but truth lingers.
When all is lost, the future remains.
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds.
Women are wiser than men because they know less and understand more.
The history of the world is the record of man in quest of his daily bread and butter.
All human activity is prompted by desire.
Modesty is the citadel of beauty and virtue.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Genius begins great work but labour alone finishes them.
In idleness there is perpetual despair.