An innocent Plowman is more worthy than a vicious Prince.
Applause waits on success.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
Without justice, courage is weak.
You may delay, but time will not.
Lost time is never found again.
Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead.
Leisure is time for doing something useful; this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
I never knew a man who was good at making excuses who was good at anything else.
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good throughout.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The scriptures assure me that at the last day we shall not be examined on what we thought but what we did.