While we are postponing life speeds by.
We are more often frightened than hurt and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.
The first step in a person’s salvation is knowledge of their sin.
Religion is regarded by the common people as true by the wise as false and by the rulers as useful.
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
If one does not know to which port one is sailing no wind is favorable.
I never come back home with the same moral character I went out with something or other becomes unsettled where I had achieved internal peace some one or other of the things I had put to flight reappears on the scene.
Death is the wish of some the relief of many and the end of all.
Consult your friend on all things especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment.