To know oneself, one should assert oneself.
If you've got a talent, protect it.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
The dog that trots about finds a bone.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Know or listen to those who know.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Only the educated are free.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
Rare as is true love, true friendship is rarer.
When you choose your friends, don't be short-changed by choosing personality over character.
The friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you.
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
An excellent man he has no enemies and none of his friends like him.
Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.