All the efforts of the human mind cannot exhaust the essence of a single fly.
There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.
All that is true, by whomsoever it has been said has its origin in the Spirit.
Happiness is secured through virtue; it is a good attained by man’s own will.
To live well is to work well, to show a good activity.
Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion.
Good can exist without evil, whereas evil cannot exist without good.
Whatever is received is received according to the nature of the recipient.
Faith has to do with things that are not seen and hope with things that are not at hand.
Most men seem to live according to sense rather than reason.
Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine.