"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice."
"Have a place for everything and keep the thing somewhere else; this is not advice, it is merely custom."
"Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out."
"We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies it is the first law of nature."
"Life is full of infinite absurdities, which, strangely enough, do not even need to appear plausible, since they are true"
"If you are going to let the fear of poverty govern your life, your reward will be that you will eat, but you will not live."
"Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few."
"To advise is easier than to help."
"Never contradict anybody."
"A lawyer's time and advice are his stock in trade"