A good garden may have some weeds.
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.
There is more pleasure in loving than in being beloved.
Anger is one of the sinews of the Soul; he that wants it hath a maimed mind.
Don't let your will roar when your power only whispers.
Leftovers in their less visible form are called memories. Stored in the refrigerator of the mind and the cupboard of the heart.
Unseasonable kindness gets no thanks.
Better one's House be too little one day than too big all the Year after.
The more wit the less courage.
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing.
Virtue is the only true nobility.
If we are bound to forgive an enemy we are not bound to trust him.
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into.
Wine hath drowned more men than the sea.
Scalded cats fear even cold water.
We ought to see far enough into a hypocrite to see even his sincerity.
He that plants trees loves others beside himself.
Contentment consist not in adding more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
He that travels much knows much.
A fool's paradise is a wise man's hell!
Slight small injuries, and they will become none at all.