Knowledge is the treasure of a wise man.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.
Between a man and his wife nothing ought to rule but love. Authority is for children and servants, yet not without sweetness.
To be a man's own fool is bad enough, but the vain man is everybody's.
My prison shall be my grave before I will budge a jot; for I owe my conscience to no mortal man.