Success in the majority of circumstances depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
The less men think, the more they talk.
The severity of the laws prevents their execution.
No kingdom has shed more blood than the kingdom of Christ.
There is no nation so powerful, as the one that obeys its laws not from principals of fear or reason, but from passion.
An empire founded by war has to maintain itself by war.
There is no one, says another, whom fortune does not visit once in his life; but when she does not find him ready to receive her, she walks in at the door, and flies out at the window.
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations.
Useless laws weaken the necessary laws.