Cease to inquire what the future has in store, and take as a gift whatever the day brings forth.
Patience makes lighter what sorrow may not heal.
What the discordant harmony of circumstances would and could effect.
Mingle a little folly with your wisdom; a little nonsense now and then is pleasant.
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's house is ablaze
He who has made it a practice to lie and deceive his father, will be the most daring in deceiving others.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears for a change in fortune.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Anger is a brief madness.
Happy and thrice happy are those who enjoy an uninterrupted union, and whose love, unbroken by any sour complaints, shall not dissolve until the last day of their existence.
Whatever advice you give, be brief.
Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.
He has half the deed done who has made a beginning.
Instead of forming new words I recommend to you any kind of artful management by which you may be able to give cost to old ones
Mistakes are their own instructors