Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.
Hell Sweet Love
Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.
Man Great Man Contempt
The art of statesmanship is to foresee the inevitable and to expedite its occurrence.
Statesmanship Inevitable Foresee
A court is an assembly of noble and distinguished beggars.
Court Distinguished Assembly
She is such a good friend that she would throw all her acquaintances into the water for the pleasure of fishing them out again.
Acquaintances She Pleasure
If we go on explaining we shall cease to understand one another.
Ones reputation is like a shadow, it is gigantic when it precedes you, and a pigmy in proportion when it follows.
Shadow Proportion Like
Since the masses are always eager to believe something, for their benefit nothing is so easy to arrange as facts.
Benefit Always Believe
Speech was given to man to disguise his thoughts.
His Given Thoughts
The bold defiance of a woman is the certain sign of her shame, - when she has once ceased to blush, it is because she has too much to blush for.
Because Too Much Much
Too much sensibility creates unhappiness and too much insensibility creates crime.
Merit, however inconsiderable, should be sought for and rewarded. Methods are the master of masters.
However Inconsiderable Methods