Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but very few a generous thing.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women can.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.