It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant, perhaps, the one is as painful as the other.
It is a poore Center of a Mans Actions, Himselfe.
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
If a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see fortune; for though she be blind, yet she is not invisible.
The eye of the human understanding is not a naked organ of perception (lumen siccum), but an eye imbued with moisture by Will and Passion. Man always believes what he determines to believe.
Mixture of lie doeth ever add pleasure.