Money is like manure of very little use except it be spread.
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
It is a strange desire to seek power and to lose liberty or to seek power over others and to lose power over a man’s self.
Young people are fitter to invent than to judge fitter for execution than for counsel and more fit for new projects than for settled business.
Next to religion let your care be to promote justice.
Travel in the younger sort is a part of education in the elder a part of experience.
Many a man’s strength is in opposition and when he faileth he grows out of use.
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes adversity not without many comforts and hopes.
Friendship increases in visiting friends but in visiting them seldom.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed it is the purest of human pleasures.