Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Seneca in Wikipedia
The impulse of the American woman to geld her husband and castrate her sons is very strong.
(February 27, 1902 - December 20, 1968)
They flaunt their conjugal felicity in one's face, as if it were the most fascinating of sins.
(October 16, 1854 - November 30, 1900)
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread