Baltasar Gracián Rank
Baltasar Gracián Rank
Famous quotes by Baltasar Gracián
A bad manner spoils everything, even reason and justice a good one supplies everything, gilds a No, sweetens a truth, and adds a touch of beauty to old age itself.Baltasar Gracián
Advice is sometimes transmitted more successfully through a joke than grave teaching.Baltasar Gracián
Always leave something to wish for otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.Baltasar Gracián
Better mad with the rest of the world than wise alone.Baltasar Gracián
Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.Baltasar Gracián
Even knowledge has to be in the fashion, and where it is not, it is wise to affect ignorance.Baltasar Gracián
Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.Baltasar Gracián
He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything.Baltasar Gracián
He that communicates his secret to another makes himself that other's slave.Baltasar Gracián
Hope has a good memory, gratitude a bad one.Baltasar Gracián
Hope is a great falsifier. Let good judgment keep her in check.Baltasar Gracián
Know or listen to those who know.Baltasar Gracián
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself.Baltasar Gracián
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best for that we must have recourse to art.Baltasar Gracián
Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.Baltasar Gracián
Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.Baltasar Gracián
Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.Baltasar Gracián
Quit while you're ahead. All the best gamblers do.Baltasar Gracián
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.Baltasar Gracián
The envious die not once, but as oft as the envied win applause.Baltasar Gracián
The things we remember best are those better forgotten.Baltasar Gracián
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.Baltasar Gracián
To be at ease is better than to be at business. Nothing really belongs to us but time, which even he has who has nothing else.Baltasar Gracián
True friendship multiplies the good in life and divides its evils. Strive to have friends, for life without friends is like life on a desert island... to find one real friend in a lifetime is good fortune to keep him is a blessing.Baltasar Gracián
True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.Baltasar Gracián
When desire dies, fear is born.Baltasar Gracián
Without courage, wisdom bears no fruit.Baltasar Gracián
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.Baltasar Gracián
Baltasar Gracián's Popularity
Baltasar Gracián was a famous Spanish priest and author, who was born on January 8, 1601. As a person born on this date, Baltasar Gracián is listed in our database as the 66th most popular celebrity for the day (January 8).
People born on January 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Baltasar Gracián is the 1783rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Baltasar Gracián's birthday, Baltasar Gracián is the 237th most famous Spanish.
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