He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician.
Good clothes open all doors.
What cannot be altered must be borne, not blamed.
Nothing sharpens sight like envy.
He teaches me to be good that does me good.
Bad excuses are worse than none.
Good is not good, when better is expected.
Prospect is often better than possession.
Get the facts, or the facts will get you. And when you get em, get em right, or they will get you wrong.
Fame is the echo of actions, resounding them to the world, save that the echo repeats only the last art, but fame relates all, and often more than all.
A good garden may have some weeds.
A good friend is my nearest relation.
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends.