Marriage is good for those who are afraid to sleep alone at night.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a be general natural law.
The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart.
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield.
The friendship that can cease has never been real.
Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.
Prayer is a groan.
The scars of others should teach us caution.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. 'Til your good is better and your better is best.
A friend is long sought, hardly found, and with difficulty kept.
Be at peace with your own soul, then heaven and earth will be at peace with you.
A fat stomach never breeds fine thoughts.
Virginity can be lost by a thought.
Beauty when unadorned is adorned the most.
Never look a gift horse in the mouth.