The first and greatest punishment of the sinner is the conscience of sin.
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts to much more.
It is the power of the mind to be unconquerable.
It is a youthful failing to be unable to control ones impulses.
No untroubled day has ever dawned for me.
The whole future lies in uncertainty: live immediately.
The display of grief makes more demands than grief itself. How few men are sad in their own company.
He who asks with timidity invites a refusal.
Quemadmodum gladius neminem occidit occidentis telum est.