Be not affronted at a joke. If one throw salt at thee, thou wilt receive no harm, unless thou art raw.
The first blow is half the battle.
Too fond of the right to pursue the expedient.
To make a fine, gentleman, several trades are required, but chiefly a barber.
Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
Tenderness is a virtue.
Praise in the beginning is agreeable enough, and we receive it as a favor; but when it comes in great quantities, we regard it only as a debt, which nothing but our merit could extort.
His conduct still right with his argument wrong.
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised a little, and appreciated a little
Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.
One should not quarrel with a dog without a reason sufficient to vindicate one through all the courts of morality.
Where'er I roam, whatever realms to see, My heart untravelled, fondly turns to thee; Still to my brother turns, with ceaseless pain, And drags at each remove a lengthening chain.