I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do … let me do it now.
Do good with what thou hast, or it will do thee no good.
He who gives to the poor, lends to the Lord. But it may be said, not improperly, the Lord lends to us to give to the poor.
Love grows. Lust wastes by Enjoyment, and the Reason is, that one springs from an Union of Souls, and the other from an Union of Sense.
If thou wouldn’t conquer thy weakness thou must not gratify it.
A true friend freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.
It would be far better to be of no church than to be bitter of any.
Love is the hardest lesson in Christianity; but, for that reason, it should be most our care to learn it.
Let us see what love can do.
He that lives in love lives in God.
In all debates, let truth be thy aim, not victory, or an unjust interest.
They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what never dies.