Keep thy eyes wide open before marriage, and halfshut afterwards.
Wish not so much to live long as to live well.
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
Fish and visitors smell in three days.
Who is rich He that is content. Who is that Nobody.
If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's stone.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sun-dial in the shade
If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do things worth writing.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.
Use no hurtful deceit think innocently and justly and if you speak, speak accordingly.
I resolve to speak ill of no man whatever, not even in a matter of truth but rather by some means excuse the faults I hear charged upon others, and upon proper occasions speak all the good I know of everybody.
By heaven we understand a state of happiness infinite in degree, and endless in duration.
Be civil to all sociable to many familiar with few friend to one enemy to none.
Do good to thy Friend to keep him, to thy enemy to gain him.
Fear God, and your enemies will fear you.
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it's hurtful.
There is no little enemy.
He that lies down with dogs, shall rise up with fleas.
Marry your son when you will, but you daughter when you can.
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.
Who is wise He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful He that governs his passions. Who is rich He who is content. Who is that Nobody.
We must all hang together, or most assuredly we shall all hang separately.
Would you live with ease, do what you ought, and not what you please.
Think of these things, whence you came, where you are going, and to whom you must account.