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"If we may believe our logicians, man is distinguished from all other creatures by the faculty of laughter."
"A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes."
"There is not a more pleasing exercise of the mind than gratitude."
"A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world."
"Music, the greatest good that mortals know, And all of heaven we have below."
"True benevolence, or compassion, extends itself through the whole of existence and sympathizes with the distress of every creature capable of sensation."
"The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures"
"There is not a more pleasing exercise of the mind than gratitude. It is accompanied with such an inward satisfaction that the duty is sufficiently rewarded by the performance."
"If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius."
"The stars shall fade away, the sun himself
Grow dim with age, and Nature sink in years;
But thou shalt flourish in immortal youth,
Unhurt amid the war of elements,
The wreck of matter, and the crush of worlds."