There is frequently more to be learned from the unexpected questions of a child than the discourses of men.
Where all is but dream, reasoning and arguments are of no use, truth and knowledge nothing.
The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed by God on the children of men. It has God for its author; salvation for its end, and truth without any mixture for its matter. It is all pure.
Fortitude is the guard and support of the other virtues.
The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.