For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Always rise from the table with an appetite, and you will never sit down without one.
It were better to be of no church, than to be bitter for any.
I expect to pass through life but once. If, therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, for I shall not pass this way again.
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of its opposers
Let the people think they govern, and they will be governed
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an Union of Souls, and the other from an Union of Sense.
A wise neuter joins with neither, but uses both as his honest interest leads him.
Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither praise nor reward, though sure of both at last.
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its opposers.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.
The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men of the blasts of fortune.