A man who works with his hands is a laborer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist.
A beautiful lady is an accident of nature. A beautiful old lady is a work of art.
When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself.
Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage over oral instructors, that they are ready to repeat their lesson as often as we please.