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Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when . that faileth, he groweth out of use.
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter; they increase the cares of life, but they mitigate the remembrance of death.
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears: they cannot utter the one, nor they will not utter the other.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
Excusations, cessions, modesty itself well governed, are but arts of ostentation.
The virtue of prosperity is temperance; the virtue of adversity is fortitude.
The sun, though it passes through dirty places, yet remains as pure as before.
The best preservative to keep the mind in health is the faithful admonition of a friend.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
If there be fuel prepared, it is hard to tell whence the spark shall come that shall set it on fire.
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