The charity that is a trifle to us can be precious to others.
There is a time for many words, and there is also a time for sleep.
There is nothing nobler or more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other’s good, and melt at other’s woe.
A sympathetic friend can be quite as dear as a brother.
In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
Wise to resolve, and patient to perform.
Even where sleep is concerned, too much is a bad thing.
And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared.
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.