There never was a great soul that did not have some divine inspiration.
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less with baldness.
Virtue is its own reward.
You will be as much value to others as you have been to yourself.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
There is pleasure in calm remembrance of a past sorrow.
It is better to receive than to do injury.