If you were an ancient barbarian, I bet a real embarrassing thing would be if you were sacking Rome and your cape got caught on something and you couldn't get it unhooked, and you had to ask another barbarian to unhook it for you.
If the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
He had occasional flashes of silence, that made his conversation perfectly delightful.
Take this kiss upon the brow And, in parting from you now,Thus much let me avow--You are not wrong who deemThat my days have been a dreamYet if hope has flown awayIn a night, or in a day,In a vision, or in none,Is it therefore the less goneAll that we see or seemIs but a dream within a dream.
A room without books is like a body without a soul.
As is a tale, so is life not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
The world is not yet exhaused let me see something tomorrow which I never saw before.
Peter Not everyone is meant to make a difference. But for me, the choice to lead an ordinary life is no longer an option.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself, Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.