"Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without one."
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"Our faults irritate us most when we see them in others."
"Wink at small faults, for you have great ones yourself."
"The more defects a man may have, the older he is, the less lovable, the more resounding his success."
"Why do we discover faults so much more readily than perfection."
"Men's faults to themselves seldom appear."
"Faults are beauties in a lovers eye."
"When looking for faults use a mirror, not a telescope"
"A fault that humbles a man is of greater value than a virtue that puffs him up."
"None of us can stand other people having the same faults as ourselves."
"How wretched is the person who hangs on by the favors of the powerful."
"Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we wish them to do."
"To accept a favor is to forfeit liberty."
"Benefits should be conferred gradually; and in that way they will taste better."
"To a well deserving person God will show favor. To an ill deserving person He will simply be just."
"Never ask a favor of someone till they have had their dinner."
"The person who receives the most favors is the one who knows how to return them."
"To refuse graciously is to confer a favor."
"When you confer a benefit on those worthy of it, you confer a favor on all."
"Only your mind can produce fear."
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