Men of ill judgment oft ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
But if I am young, thou shouldest look to my merits, not to my years.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still heavier than it is.
To throw away an honest friend is, as it were, to throw your life away.
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
It's no city at all, owned by one man alone.