It is more easy to get a favour from fortune than to keep it.
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Fortune is like glass,–the brighter the glitter, the more easily broken.
There are some remedies worse than the disease.
I often regret that I have spoken; never that I have been silent.
Powerful indeed is the empire of habit.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.