Impatience grasps at all, and admits of no delay, scorning to wait God's leisure, and to attend humbly and dutifully upon the issues of his wise and just providence.
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure
Speech was given to the ordinary sort of men, whereby to communicate their mind; but to wise men, whereby to conceal it.
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement but rather a fresh stimulus
Defeat should never be a source of courage, but rather a fresh stimulant.
It is idleness that creates impossibilities; and where people don't care to do anything, they shelter themselves under a permission that it cannot be done.
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure.