Observe all men, thyself most.
Since thou are not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.
He does not posses wealth that allows it to possess him.
Ambition has its disappointments to sour us, but never the good fortune to satisfy us. Its appetite grows keener by indulgence and all we can gratify it with at present serves but the more to inflame its insatiable desires.
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.
No nation was ever ruined by trade.
There have been as great souls unknown to fame as any of the most famous.
In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
The learned fool writes his nonsense in better language than the unlearned, but it is still nonsense.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late