No power on earth, if it labours beneath the burden of fear, can possibly be strong enough to survive.
The safety of the people shall be the highest law.
There are some duties we owe even to those who have wronged us. There is after all a limit to retribution and punishment.
To stumble twice against the same stone is a proverbial disgrace.
The study and knowledge of the universe would somehow be lame and defective were no practical results to follow.
The life given us, by nature is short; but the memory of a well-spent life is eternal.