"Discontent is the first necessity of progress."
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"The discontented man finds no easy chair."
"Let thy discontents be thy secrets."
"Discontent is something that follows ambition like a shadow."
"Who with a little cannot be content, endures an everlasting punishment."
"The greatest weariness comes from work not done."
"If necessity is the mother of invention, discontent is the father of progress."
"Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation."
"They are ill discoverers that think there is no land when they see nothing but sea."
"What has become clear to you since we last met?"
"Discovery is seeing what everybody else has seen, and thinking what nobody else has thought."
"A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind."
"Be discreet in all things, and so render it unnecessary to be mysterious."
"Be wiser than other people, if you can; but do not tell them so."
"Notable talents are not necessarily connected with discretion."
"Nothing is more dangerous than a friend without discretion; even a prudent enemy is preferable."
"Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty."
"Better a living dog than a dead lion."
"Never wrestle with a strong man nor bring a rich man to court."
"Never say oops in the operating room."
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