Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it.
Force may make hypocrites, but it can never make converts.
True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
The jealous are troublesome to others, but a torment to themselves.
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
Passion is a sort of fever in the mind, which ever leaves us weaker than it found us.
Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
The moon is brighter since the barn burned.
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.