Care and diligence bring luck.

Great hopes make great men.

No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend till he is unhappy.

Abused patience turns to fury.

An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.

A good horse should be seldom spurred.

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Poor men's reasons are not heard.

A good friend is my nearest relation.

Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge of the commonwealth.

Let not thy will roar when thy power can but whisper.

In fair weather prepare for foul.

Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.

If thou are a master be sometimes blind if a servant sometimes deaf.

Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.

'Tis better to suffer wrong than do it.

Better hazard once than always be in fear.

The first breath is the beginning of death.

Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.

If you have a true friend you have more than your share.

Cruelty is a tyrant that's always attended with fear.

Memory depends very much on the perspicuity, regularity, and order of our thoughts. Many complain of the want of memory, when the defect is in the judgment; and others, by grasping at all, retain nothing.

We have all forgot more than we remember.

An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with.

Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get em, get em right, or they will get you wrong.

Many come to bring their clothes to church rather than themselves.