When Death puts out our flame the snuff will tell - If we were wax or tallow, by the smell.
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Three brothers, three fortresses
Our passions are the winds that propel our vessel. Our reason is the pilot that...
He who governs by his moral excellence may be compared to the Pole star which...
The excellence of a man is a benefit to the public.
He who fails to plan, plans to fail
Doubt makes the mountain which faith can move
In a fiddler's house all are dancers
Eat - well is drink - well's brother
Advice after injury is like medicine after death.
If you lie down with dogs, you get up with fleas
Health is better than wealth.
There but for the grace of God go I
Keep no more cats than will catch mice
A good judge conceives quickly, judges slowly
Women are necessary evils.
When the belly is full the mind is amongst the maids
Respect for one's parents is the highest duty of civil life.
He that feeds upon charity has a cold dinner and no supper
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
Cheerfulness is a very great help in fostering the virtue of charity. Cheerfulness itself is...