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" Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote, And think they grow immortal as they quote. "
" Tomorrow is a satire on today, And shows its weakness. "
" Our birth is nothing but our death begun, As tapers waste the moment they take fire. "
" Wishing of all employments is the worst. "
" The man that blushes is not quite a brute. "
" All men think that all men are mortal but themselves. "
" The weak have remedies, the wise have joys; superior wisdom is superior bliss. "
" By night an atheist half believes in a God. "
" The house of laughter makes a house of woe. "
" Virtue alone has majesty in death. "
" One to destroy, is murder by the law; and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe; to murder thousands, takes a specious name, 'War's glorious art', and gives immortal fame. "
" The man that makes a character, makes foes. "
" Truth never was indebted to a lie. "
" Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fools reform. "
" None think the great unhappy, but the great. "
" A friend is worth all hazards we can run. "
" The clouds may drop down titles and estates, and wealth may seek us, but wisdom must be sought. "
" They only babble who practise not reflection. "
" Wise it is to comprehend the whole. "
" There is something about poetry beyond prose logic, there is mystery in it, not to be explained but admired. "
" Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed. "
" Still seems it strange, that thou shouldst live forever? Is it less strange, that thou shouldst live at all? This is a miracle; and that no more. "
" Too low they build, who build beneath the stars. "
" Less base the fear of death than fear of life. "
" The purpose firm is equal to the deed. "
" How blessings brighten as they take their flight. "
" Procrastination is the thief of time. "
" The maid that loves goes out to sea upon a shattered plank, and puts her trust in miracles for safety. "
" A God all mercy is a God unjust. "
" The course of Nature is the art of God. "
" Life is the desert, life the solitude, death joins us to the great majority. "