Here in the world, each human frailty Provides occasion for philosophy, And that is virtue's noblest exercise.
The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.
A lover tries to stand in well with the pet dog of the house.
No matter what Aristotle and the Philosophers say, nothing is equal to tobacco; it's the passion of the well-bred, and he who lives without tobacco lives a life not worth living.
You may plainly perceive the traitor through his mask; he is well-known everywhere in his true colors; his rolling eyes and his honeyed tones impose only on those who do not know him.
I prefer a pleasant vice to an annoying virtue.