Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue.
By education most have been misled; So they believe, because they were bred. The priest continues where the nurse began, And thus the child imposes on the man.
The first is the law, the last prerogative.
Death in itself is nothing; but we fear to be we know not what, we know not where.
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.
Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.
The intoxication of anger, like that of the grape, shows us to others, but hides us from ourselves.
Love is love’s reward.
Self-defence is Nature’s eldest law.
Even victors are by victories undone.