People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.
One likes people much better when they’re battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
Love, friendship, respect do not unite people as much as common hatred for something.[Не так связывают любовь, дружба, уважение, как общая ненависть к чему-нибудь.]
A people that were to honor falsehood, defamation, fraud, and murder would be unable, indeed, to subsist for very long.
Тhere are people who never say anything but what is clever and good, yet one feels that they are dull-witted people.[Бывают люди, которые всегда говорят только умные и хорошие слова, но чувствуешь, что они тупые люди.]
You now have learned enough to see that Cats are much like you and me and other people whom we find possessed of various types of mind. For some are sane and some are mad and some are good and some are bad and some are better, some are worse – but all may be described in verse.