The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.
Less judgment than wit is more sail than ballast.
The tallest Trees are most in the Power of the Winds, and Ambitious Men of the Blasts of Fortune.
Kings in this world should imitate God, their mercy should be above their works.
If thou wouldst conquer thy weakness, thou must never gratify it.
O Lord, help me not to despise or oppose what I do not understand.
We are apt to love praise, but not deserve it. But if we would deserve it, we must love virtue more than that.
Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought.
It would be far better to be of no church than to be bitter of any.
Some are so very studious of learning what was done by the ancients that they know not how to live with the moderns.