That friendship will not continue to the end which is begun for an end.
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
The heart is a small thing, but desireth great matters. It is not sufficient for a kite’s dinner, yet the whole world is not sufficient for it.
Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word ‘satiety.’
Flatter not thyself in thy faith in God if thou hast not charity for thy neighbor.
Wisdom not only gets, but once got, retains.
The road to perseverance lies by doubt.
Wickedness is its own punishment.
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.
Heaven finds an ear when sinners find a tongue.