No speech can stain what is noble by nature.
The wildest colts make the best horses.
The chain of wedlock is so heavy that it takes two to carry it – and sometimes three.
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
I would prefer as friend a good man ignorant than one more clever who is evil too.
Very few things happen at the right time, and the rest do not happen at all. The conscientious historian will correct these defects.
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Slight not what’s near through aiming at what’s far.