Death takes no bribes.
Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industrious and frugal, and you will be rich. Be sober and temperate, and you will be healthy. Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy. At least you will, by such conduct, stand the be.
Truth is brighter than light.
If you have a bald head don't walk out in the sun because you will get burned.
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to the end: requesting only the advantage authors have, of correcting in a second edition the faults of the first.
Many people die at twenty-five and aren't buried until they are seventy-five.