Modesty seldom resides in a breast that is not enriched with nobler virtues.
Law grinds the poor, and rich men rule the law.
The jests of the rich are ever successful.
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself.
The hours we pass with happy prospects in view are more pleasing than those crowded with fruition.
Laughter and grief join hands. Always the heart Clumps in the breast with heavy stride; The face grows lined and wrinkled like a chart, The eyes bloodshot with tears and tide. Let the wind blow, for many a man shall die.
Grant that I may not pray alone with the mouth; help me that I may pray from the depths of my heart.
There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.
For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.