He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand a broader mark for sorrow; but then he stands a broader mark for pleasure too.
Finding myself to exist in the world, I believe i shall, in some shape or other, always exist.
The best way to see Faith is to shut the eye of Reason.
I advise you to apply to all those whom you know will give something; next, to those whom you are uncertain whether they will give any thing or not, and show them the list of those who have given; and, lastly, do not neglect those who you are sure will give nothing, for in some of them you may be mistaken.
Do not anticipate trouble or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.
Many a long dispute among divines may be thus abridged: It is so; It is not so. It is so; it is not so.