A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
Humility makes great men twice honorable.
To be proud of virtue is to poison yourself with the antidote.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
One today is worth two tomorrows.
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
To succeed, jump as quickly at opportunities as you do at conclusions.
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
Wish not so much to live long as to live well.
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.