He was a bold Man, that first eat an Oyster.
The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
Moderation is a fatal thing; nothing succeeds like excess.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Few novels or plays could exist without at least one troublemaker in the group, and perhaps life couldn’t either.
Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whence it is bad in council though good in execution.
I speak truth, not so much as I would, but as much as I dare; and I dare a little the more, as I grow older.
Venus favors the bold.