Uncalled for excuses are practical confessions.
Accurate knowledge is the basis of correct opinions; the want of it makes the opinions of most people of little value.
Industry keeps the body healthy, the mind clear, the heart whole, and the purse full.
Good Humor is the best shield against the darts of satirical raillery
Live only for today, and you ruin tomorrow.
A person’s character is but half formed till after wedlock.
The smallest number, with God and truth on their side, are weightier than thousands.
When the heart is won, the understanding is easily convinced.
If you would reform the world from its errors and vices, begin by enlisting the mothers.
Most of the wisdom of one age, is the folly of the next.
Malice can always find a mark to shoot at, and a pretence to fire.
A good example is a better legacy for children than wealth or honor.