The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like Him.
The best of healers is good cheer.
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
I would rather miss the mark acting well than win the day acting basely.
For death is not the worst, but when one wants to die and is not able even to have that.
Enemies’ gifts are no gifts and do no good.
Trust dies but mistrust blossoms.
The mob is the mother of tyrants.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.