‘Twas but my tongue, ’twas not my soul that swore.
Life has no blessing like a prudent friend.
God has entrusted me with myself.
Plato said that virtue has no master. If a person does not honor this principle and rejoice in it, but is purchasable for money, he creates many masters for himself.
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
He who goes unenvied shall not be admired.
There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a compact between men.
He was a wise man who invented beer.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
It is an ill thing to be the first to bring news of ill.