- Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on Simplicity
- Only the dead have seen the end of war
- The part can never be well unless the whole is well.
- Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
- Friends have all things in common.
- To be at once exceedingly wealthy and good is impossible.
- A dog has the soul of a philosopher.
- At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.