Many children, many cares; no children, no felicity.
Partial culture runs to the ornate, extreme culture to simplicity.
The method of the enterprising is to plan with audacity and execute with vigor.
Tranquil pleasures last the longest; we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys.
Good men have the fewest fears. He has but one great fear who fears to do wrong; he has a thousand who has overcome it.
It is the nature of thought to find its way into action.
The cheerful live longest in years, and afterwards in our regards. Cheerfulness is the off-shoot of goodness.